marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances); unemotional; "play it cool"; "keep cool"; "stayed coolheaded in the crisis"; "the most nerveless winner in the history of the tournament"
make cool or cooler; "Chill the food"
fashionable and attractive at the time; often skilled or socially adept; "he's a cool dude"; "that's cool"; "Mary's dress is really cool"; "it's not cool to arrive at a party too early"
(used of a number or sum) without exaggeration or qualification; "a cool million bucks"
neither warm nor very cold; giving relief from heat; "a cool autumn day"; "a cool room"; "cool summer dresses"; "cool drinks"; "a cool breeze"
psychologically cool and unenthusiastic; unfriendly or unresponsive or showing dislike; "relations were cool and polite"; "a cool reception"; "cool to the idea of higher taxes"
(color) inducing the impression of coolne
look for (food) in nature; "Our ancestors gathered nuts in the Fall"
draw together into folds or puckers
draw and bring closer; "she gathered her shawl around her shoulders"
assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
get people together; "assemble your colleagues"; "get together all those who are interested in the project"; "gather the close family members"
brought together in one place; "the collected works of Milton"; "the gathered folds of the skirt"
increase or develop; "the peace movement gained momentum"; "the car gathers speed"
collect or gather; "Journals are accumulating in my office"; "The work keeps piling up"
conclude from evidence; "I gather you have not done your homework"
get together socially or for a specific purpose
satisfy or fulfill; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
get to know; get acquainted with; "I met this really handsome guy at a bar last night!"; "we met in Singapore"
satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
be adjacent or come together; "The lines converge at this point"
experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
fill or meet a want or need
be in direct physical contact with; make contact; "The two buildings touch"; "Their hands touched"; "The wire must not contact the metal cover"; "The surfaces contact at this point"
meet by design; be present at the arrival of; "Can you meet me at the train station?"
come together; "I'll probably
gather, as of natural products; "harvest the grapes"
get or derive; "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"
cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
characterized by dignity and propriety
dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises; "a grave God-fearing man"; "a quiet sedate nature"; "as sober as a judge"; "a solemn promise"; "the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence"
completely clear and fine; "serene skies and a bright blue sea"
not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"