Why hasn’t “cool” died out like every other word like it? by QuestionGuy October 14, 2021, 8:48 am Why hasn’t “cool” died out like every other word like it? What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote AskAskMecooldiedhasntQuestion and Answerword See more Previous article Could an ancient state be prosperous without slavery? Next article How many American conservatives do you need to screw in a lightbulb? 19 Comments Leave a Reply because its just being cool Log in to Reply That wouldn’t be very cash money Log in to Reply Because it’s cool 😎 Log in to Reply Because it’s so fetch. Log in to Reply Cool is a fairly rad word used by all the hippest of cats. Log in to Reply Cool is on fleek…. Log in to Reply the words that died out often came after the word cool, and were pointless because they were just alternatives for the word cool. “rad” just means cool. What is a word older than cool which makes “cool” as used in our society unnecessary? any positive description you pick like “impressive” might go into making something cool, but it’s not a term that can be used interchangeably. Log in to Reply It’s too versatile. Some may say it’s too cool to die out. Log in to Reply Its the OG. Log in to Reply This has ended my will to live. Log in to Reply *Cool* has been hanging out like a wallflower in our language waiting for *fire* to come along, so they could be an item. At this point in time, a mix tape can be both cool and fire at the same time. I find that inspiring. Log in to Reply Hey, we still have awesome and dude. Log in to Reply I dunno Its a pretty cool word, with lots of utility. No reason Log in to Reply Cause its the base of all those words Log in to Reply Because of Vanilla Ice Log in to Reply Because it wouldn’t be very cool of us to let cool melt away. Log in to Reply Chilly confuses people Log in to Reply Cool like “cool whip?” Log in to Reply Because cool is what all those other words meant. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.