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quiet
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 10
1. In a state of rest or calm; without stir, motion, or agitation; still; as, a quiet sea; quiet air.
3. Not excited or anxious; calm; peaceful; placid; settled; as, a quiet life; a quiet conscience.
5. Not showy; not such as to attract attention; undemonstrative; as, a quiet dress; quiet colors; a quiet movement.
6. The quality or state of being quiet, or in repose; as an hour or a time of quiet.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To become still, silent, or calm; - often with down; as, be soon quieted down.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To calm; to appease; to pacify; to lull; to allay; to tranquillize; as, to quiet the passions; to quiet clamors or disorders; to quiet pain or grief.
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