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cooler

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noun cool·er \ˈkü-lər\

Simple Definition of cooler

  • : a container for keeping food or drinks cool

  • : a cold drink that usually contains alcohol

  • the cooler : a prison or jail

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cooler

  1. 1 :  one that cools: as a :  a container for cooling liquids b :  refrigerator

  2. 2 :  lockup, jail; especially :  a cell for violent or unmanageable prisoners

  3. 3 :  an iced drink usually with an alcoholic beverage as a base

Examples of cooler in a sentence

  1. The sodas are in the cooler.

  2. <plea-bargained to avoid spending time in the cooler>



1575

First Known Use of cooler

1575



COOLER Defined for Kids

cooler

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noun cool·er \ˈkü-lər\

Definition of cooler for Students

  1. :  a container for keeping food or drinks cool





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