keep a cool head

Definition of keep a cool head

:to stay calm
  • It is important to keep a cool head in a crisis.

Word by Word Definitions

keep play
  1. : to retain in one's possession or power

  2. : to refrain from granting, giving, or allowing

  3. : to have in control

  1. : the means or provisions by which one is kept

  2. : one that keeps or protects: such as

  3. : fortress, castle

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


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