Cool and Nonchalant


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Cool adjective – Free from emotional or mental agitation.
Usage example: in a crisis keep a cool head, even if no one else is

Nonchalant is a synonym for cool in calm topic. In some cases you can use "Nonchalant" instead an adjective "Cool", when it comes to topics like apathetic.
Nearby Words: coolness, coolly, cooler, cooled, cooling
Synonyms for Cool


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Nonchalant adjective – Having or showing a lack of interest or concern.
Usage example: you shouldn't be so nonchalant about something that is so important to your parents

Cool is a synonym for nonchalant in calm topic. You can use "Cool" instead an adjective "Nonchalant", if it concerns topics such as easygoing, indifferent, apathetic.
Nearby Word: nonchalance
Synonyms for Nonchalant

Things that words describes

attitude cool attitude nonchalant attitude
manner cool manner nonchalant manner
people cool people nonchalant people
look cool look nonchalant look
Other nouns: way, example, bit, voice, demeanor.

Both words in one sentence

  • Slouch of Villainy This is usually done to show how blasé and Badass a character is; they're so bored and nonchalant that they aren't bothering with conventional posture and look cool in the process.
  • Webcomic / Vegan Artbook Smoking Is Not Cool: In one strip, it depicts Shawn as having a nonchalant attitude towards a guy with a smoking habit,but freaks out about his health when he goes vegan.
  • Cue the Falling Object In both scenarios the trope is invoked for comedic effect, although the former one is usually to show how badass the characters are that they are nonchalant as if big fights trashing buildings are normal and expected (as per the Rule of Cool), while the latter is a form of Instantly Proven Wrong.
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