Definition of uncool
1 : lacking in assurance, sophistication, or self-control
2 : failing to accord with the values or styles (as of dress or behavior) of a particular group : not accepted or admired as cool or proper driving an uncool car an uncool remark
Examples of uncool in a Sentence
Her parents' car is totally uncool.
It's uncool to lie to your friends.
Recent Examples of uncool from the Web
Once upon a time, math geeks and computer nerds were considered totally uncool, what with their slide rules, pocket protectors and astonishing ability to get bonked in the nose with a fly ball to right field.
Past targets include uncool virtual worlds, an epilepsy message board and a Neo-Nazi webcaster.
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First Known Use of uncool
UNCOOL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of uncool for English Language Learners
: not popular or fashionable
: not respectable or acceptable
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