cool/calm head

Definition of cool/calm head

:an ability to remain calm
  • You need a cool/calm head to deal with someone like him.

Word by Word Definitions

cool play
  1. : moderately cold : lacking in warmth

  2. : marked by steady dispassionate calmness and self-control

  3. : lacking ardor or friendliness

  1. : to become cool : lose heat or warmth

  2. : to lose ardor or passion

  3. : to make cool : impart a feeling of coolness to

  1. : a cool time, place, or situation

  2. : absence of excitement or emotional involvement : detachment

  3. : poise, composure

  1. : in a casual and nonchalant manner

calm play
  1. : a period or condition of freedom from storms, high winds, or rough activity of water

  2. : complete absence of wind or presence of wind having a speed no greater than one mile (1.6 kilometers) per hour — see Beaufort Scale Table

  3. : a state of tranquility

  1. : to become calm

  2. : to make calm

  1. : marked by calm : still

  2. : free from agitation, excitement, or disturbance


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