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[koolth] /kulθ/
noun, Usually Facetious.
1.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; cool + -th1
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Examples for coolth
  • We could do the same to store the day's coolth for cooling at night.
  • Transporting coolth by pumping water is much less energy-intensive than using air.
British Dictionary definitions for coolth

coolth

/kuːlθ/
noun
1.
coolness
Word Origin
C16: originally dialect, from cool + -th1
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Contemporary definitions for coolth
noun

the state of being a pleasantly low temperature

noun

fashionable people or things

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Word Origin and History for coolth
n.

1540s, from cool on the model of warmth. It persists, and was used by Pound, Tolkien, Kipling, etc., but it never has shaken its odor of facetiousness and become standard.

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Slang definitions & phrases for coolth

coolth

noun

Coolness •Based on warmth


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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