Definition of Coolly

1. Adverb. In a composed and unconcerned manner. "Without more ado Barker borrowed a knife from his brigade Major and honed it on a carborundum stone as coolly as a butcher"

Exact synonyms: Nervelessly, Nonchalantly
Partainyms: Cool, Nerveless, Nonchalant



Definition of Coolly

1. a. Coolish; cool.

2. adv. In a cool manner; without heat or excessive cold; without passion or ardor; calmly; deliberately; with indifference; impudently.

Definition of Coolly

1. Adverb. In a cool, unpanicked or collected manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Coolly

1. in a cool manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coolly

coolibahs
coolibar
coolibars
coolie
coolie itch
coolies
cooling
cooling-off period
cooling-tower
cooling system
cooling tower
coolingly
coolings
coolio
coolish
coolly (current term)
coolness
coolnesses
coolroom
coolrooms
cools
coolth
coolths
coolung
coolungs
coolwart
cooly
coom
coomb
coombe

Literary usage of Coolly

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1. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"When a clergyman, whom we may suppose to have some pride in the antiquities of his church, can coolly consent to such atrocities, can we wonder that so many ..."

2. A Cycle of Adams Letters, 1861-1865 by Charles Francis Adams, Henry Adams (1920)
"I know not that I should take this view so coolly, if I did not feel that it cannot be long before I bid my friends here farewell, and devolve all cares as ..."

3. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"... coolly pursues those principles, with a mind neither depressed by disappointments nor elated by success, giving full exercise to that discretion and ..."

4. The Life of John Jay: With Selections from His Correspondence and by William Jay (1833)
"... as is really the case now, notwithstanding the confident assurances of such men as Cobbett and his adherents, the country feels coolly on the subject, ..."

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