from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A device, container, or room that cools or keeps cool.
- n. A cold drink, often a mixture of white wine and juice.
- n. Slang A jail.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. anything which cools
- n. an insulated bin or box used with ice or freezer packs to keep food or beverages cold while picnicking or camping
- n. (countable or uncountable) a mixed drink, especially one served chilled
- n. a prison
- n. A cold deck.
- adj. comparative form of cool: more cool
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That which cools, or abates heat or excitement.
- n. Anything in or by which liquids or other things are cooled, as an ice chest, a vessel for ice water, etc.
- n. An alcoholic beverage containing liquor or wine plus a carbonated beverage, usually served with ice.
- n. jail; -- usually used in the form the cooler.
- n. an air conditioner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That which cools; anything that abates heat or excitement.
- n. Any vessel or apparatus for cooling liquids or other things, by the agency of ice, cold water, or cold air.
- n. A jail.
- n. In motor-car construction, the apparatus used to lower the temperature of the circulating water which keeps the cylinder walls of the internal-combustion motor from Overheating.
- n. A heavy square horse-blanket of sufficient size to envelop the horse's body.
- n. A cooling drink.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a cell for violent prisoners
- n. a refrigerator for cooling liquids
- n. an iced drink especially white wine and fruit juice
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