cool off


cool off (http://definr.com/cool off)

     v 1: become quiet or calm, esp. after a state of agitation;
          "After the fight both men need to cool off." "It took a
          while after the baby was born for things to settle down
          again." [syn: calm, calm down, chill out, {simmer
          down}, settle down, cool it]
     2: lose intensity; "His enthusiasm cooled considerably" [syn: cool,
         cool down]
     3: feel less enamoured of something or somebody