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uncool

1. slang Not hip, trendy, sophisticated, or fashionable. You may think your parents are uncool, but remember that you're doomed to be considered uncool by your own kids some day. I felt really self-conscious driving such an uncool car to my new job.
2. slang Lacking some degree of suave aloofness, self-confidence, or social skills. Why do you always have to get so uncool around Becky? You're making me look uncool by association! I always feel really uncool at these parties my roommates throw. Everyone else is so chill and laid-back, while I just feel anxious and annoying.
3. slang Socially unacceptable or inappropriate. That was really uncool what you did to Stephanie, Janet! A: "So then I pulled the chair out from under him just as he was about to sit down!" B: "Uncool, dude. You could have really hurt him!
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uncool

mod. square; dull and orthodox. This place is uncool. Let’s cruise.
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