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quiet

quiet as in with little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly')
  • "her hands rested quietly in her lap"
  • "the rock star was quietly led out the back door"
  • "sit here as quiet as you can"

Synonyms

  • quietlywith low volume; with little or no sound; with little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly'); in a restful manner
quiet as in become quiet or quieter
  • "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"

Synonyms

  • quietenbecome quiet or quieter; make calm or still; cause to be quiet or not talk
  • hush(poetic) tranquil silence; become quiet or still; cause to be quiet or not talk; become quiet or quieter; wash by removing particles; run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals
  • quiescebecome quiet or quieter
  • quiet downbecome quiet or quieter
  • pipe downbecome quiet or quieter
quiet as in make calm or still
  • "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

Synonyms

  • calmnot agitated; (of weather) free from storm or wind; steadiness of mind under stress; wind moving at less than 1 knot; make calm or still; make steady; become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation; cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
  • calm downbecome quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation; make calm or still; become quiet or less intensive
  • tranquilizemake calm or still; cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
  • tranquillizemake calm or still; cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
  • tranquillisemake calm or still; cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
  • quietenbecome quiet or quieter; make calm or still; cause to be quiet or not talk
  • lulla pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished; a period of calm weather; calm by deception; become quiet or less intensive; make calm or still
  • stillwith reference to action or condition; despite anything to the contrary (usually preceding a concession); to a greater degree or extent; without moving or making a sound; a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); (poetic) tranquil silence; an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation ; not in physical motion; marked by absence of sound; (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; used of pictures; not sparkling; free from noticeable current; make calm or still; cause to be quiet or not talk; lessen the intensity of or calm; make motionless
quiet as in a period of calm weather
  • "there was a lull in the storm"

Synonyms

  • lulla pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished; a period of calm weather; calm by deception; become quiet or less intensive; make calm or still
quiet as in an untroubled state
  • "free from disturbances"

Synonyms

  • tranquillityan untroubled state; a state of peace and quiet ; a disposition free from stress or emotion
  • tranquilitya disposition free from stress or emotion ; an untroubled state; a state of peace and quiet
quiet as in the absence of sound
  • "he needed silence in order to sleep"
  • "the street was quiet"

Synonyms

  • silencecause to be quiet or not talk; keep from expression, for example by threats or pressure; the state of being silent (as when no one is speaking); the absence of sound; a refusal to speak when expected; the trait of keeping things secret
quiet as in a disposition free from stress or emotion

    Synonyms

    • reposeput or confide something in a person or thing; be inherent or innate in ; lie when dead; lean in a comfortable resting position; put in a horizontal position; to put something (eg trust) in something; freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); the absence of mental stress or anxiety ; a disposition free from stress or emotion
    • placiditya feeling of calmness; a disposition free from stress or emotion
    • serenitya disposition free from stress or emotion ; the absence of mental stress or anxiety
    • tranquillityan untroubled state; a state of peace and quiet ; a disposition free from stress or emotion
    • tranquilitya disposition free from stress or emotion ; an untroubled state; a state of peace and quiet
    quiet as in characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
    • "a quiet life"
    • "a quiet throng of onlookers"
    • "quiet peace-loving people"
    • "the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years"
    quiet as in free of noise or uproar
    • "or making little if any sound"
    • "a quiet audience at the concert"
    • "the room was dark and quiet"
    quiet as in not showy or obtrusive
    • "clothes in quiet good taste"

    Synonyms

    • restrainedcool and formal in manner ; under restraint ; marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes; not showy or obtrusive; prudent
    quiet as in in a softened tone
    • "hushed voices"
    • "muted trumpets"
    • "a subdued whisper"
    • "a quiet reprimand"

    Synonyms

    • hushedin a softened tone
    • mutedin a softened tone; being or made softer or less loud or clear
    • subduedin a softened tone; restrained in style or quality; quieted and brought under control; not brilliant or glaring; lacking in light
    quiet as in (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves
    • "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"
    • "the quiet waters of a lagoon"
    • "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"
    • "a smooth channel crossing"
    • "scarcely a ripple on the still water"
    • "unruffled water"

    Synonyms

    • placid(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; not easily irritated
    • stilla static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); (poetic) tranquil silence; an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation ; with reference to action or condition; despite anything to the contrary (usually preceding a concession); to a greater degree or extent; without moving or making a sound; make calm or still; cause to be quiet or not talk; lessen the intensity of or calm; make motionless ; not in physical motion; marked by absence of sound; (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; used of pictures; not sparkling; free from noticeable current
    • tranquil(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; not agitated
    • smooththe act of smoothing; make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; make (a surface) shine; free from obstructions; having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities; smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication; of the margin of a leaf shape; smooth and unconstrained in movement; (music) without breaks between notes; of motion that runs or flows or proceeds without jolts or turbulence; lacking obstructions or difficulties; (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves
    • unruffledfree from emotional agitation or nervous tension; (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves
    quiet as in (of the sun) characterized by a low level of surface phenomena, such as sunspots