But the calmness in rebel-held Donetsk on Sunday night suggested no big push is planned in the next few hours, at least.
Unlike coffee, tea has an amino acid that is associated with calmness: Theanine.
It prefers nonconfrontation, and calmness and softness of voice are valued when dealing with adversity.
Mr. Carlyle had regained his calmness, outwardly, at any rate.
Offering Heine tea was the one thing that shook his calmness.
"The men of blood have come to seek me," he observed, with calmness.
I have replied to Mr. Hagerman with calmness, but with deep feeling.
The boy's calmness annoyed de Peyster, and he left him abruptly, followed by Holderness.
By this time she had regained her calmness and self-possession.
Sebastian's scientific coolness and calmness have long been the admiration of younger practitioners.
late 14c., from Old French calme "tranquility, quiet," traditionally from Old Italian calma, from Late Latin cauma "heat of the mid-day sun" (in Italy, a time when everything rests and is still), from Greek kauma "heat" (especially of the sun), from kaiein "to burn" (see caustic). Spelling influenced by Latin calere "to be hot." Figurative application to social or mental conditions is 16c.
late 14c., from Old French calme, carme "stillness, quiet, tranquility," from the adjective (see calm (adj.)).
late 14c., from Old French calmer or from calm (adj.). Related: Calmed; calming.