cooling-off

adjective
cool·​ing-off | \ ˈkü-liŋ-ˈȯf How to pronounce cooling-off (audio) \

Definition of cooling-off

: designed to allow passions to cool or to permit negotiation between parties a cooling-off period

First Known Use of cooling-off

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Cooling-off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cooling-off. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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