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How to say Cool In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
涼しいすずしい
Pronunciation: suzushii
How to Say It Outloud: suzushii
Usage: Refers to a cool or refreshing temperature or atmosphere.
Example Sentence Japanese:今日は涼しいですね。
Example Sentence English:It's cool today, isn't it?
KanjiHiragana
かっこいいかっこいい
Pronunciation: kakkoii
How to Say It Outloud: kakkoii
Usage: Used to describe someone or something as stylish, attractive, or cool.
Example Sentence Japanese:あの車は本当にかっこいいね。
Example Sentence English:That car is really cool.
HiraganaKatakana
クールクール
Pronunciation: kuuru
How to Say It Outloud: kuuru
Usage: Borrowed from English, used in similar contexts to describe someone or something as cool or trendy.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼はクールな人です。
Example Sentence English:He is a cool person.

Dictionary

涼しいすずしいCommon wordjlpt-n5
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • cool; refreshing
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • clear (e.g. eyes); bright
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • clear; distinct
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • composed (facial expression); unruffled; unconcerned
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • pure; upright; innocent
平気へいきCommon wordjlpt-n2
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • cool; calm; composed; unconcerned; nonchalant; unmoved; indifferent
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • all right; fine; OK; okay
冷淡れいたんCommon wordjlpt-n1
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • cool; indifferent; apathetic; half-hearted
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • cold; cold-hearted; heartless; unkind
冷やすひやすCommon wordjlpt-n2
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to cool (from room temperature); to chill; to refrigerate
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to calm down; to cool off; to regain one's composure; to relax
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to be frightened (at); to be scared (of)
冷ますさますCommon wordjlpt-n2
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to cool (e.g. from a high temperature to room temperature); to let cool
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to dampen; to throw a damper on; to spoil
冷やっとひやっと
Adverb (fukushi)
Suru verb
  • feeling a sudden chill; feeling a shiver
Adverb (fukushi)
Suru verb
  • feeling sudden surprise (fright, horror, etc.); shuddering
平ちゃらへいちゃら
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • unconcerned (about); unbothered; unworried; nonchalant; not caring; not minding
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • easy; simple
素敵すてきCommon wordjlpt-n3jlpt-n1
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • lovely; wonderful; nice; great; fantastic; superb; cool
清涼せいりょうCommon word
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • cool; refreshing
涼しげすずしげ
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • cool; cool-looking; refreshing to look at
冷ややかひややかCommon word
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • cold; chilly; cool
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • cold (attitude, stare, etc.); frigid; indifferent; distant; surly; curt
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • composed; cool; calm
冷やかすひやかすCommon wordjlpt-n1
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to banter; to make fun of; to jeer at
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to cool; to refrigerate
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to window-shop; to look at without buying
平然へいぜん
'taru' adjective
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
  • calm; composed; cool; quiet
イケてるイケてる
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Ichidan verb
  • cool; stylish; good-looking; fashionable; sexy
ひんやりひんやり
Adverb (fukushi)
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
Suru verb
  • cool; chilly; feeling nice and cold
格好良いかっこいいCommon word
I-Adjective (keiyoushi) - yoi/ii class
  • attractive; good-looking; stylish; cool; smooth; neat; with-it; groovy
涼むすずむCommon wordjlpt-n2
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to cool oneself; to cool off; to enjoy the cool air
冷めるさめるCommon wordjlpt-n2
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to cool down; to get cold
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to cool off (excitement, temper, etc.); to subside; to dampen; to fade; to wane
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to be cold (eyes, expression, etc.); to be composed
砕けるくだけるCommon wordjlpt-n2
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to break (into pieces); to be broken; to be smashed
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to collapse; to crumble; to decline; to cool (e.g. enthusiasm); to dampen (e.g. one's will to fight)
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to become less formal; to throw off reserve; to become affable
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to become easy to understand (e.g. a story)
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to be worried
冷涼れいりょう
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • cool; cold

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