Just then, a calm young paramedic named Nick entered our bedroom.
What is more impressive is the narration: the calm, settled, often witty, always perceptive, tone of voice.
Some colleagues viewed him as “calm, friendly, collected, a foxhole type of guy.”
So that they can return and approach the world—and approach women—with constructive confidence and calm.
Her newest endeavor is calm, an organization she formed four years ago to fight California's Proposition 9.
She turned and looked at Moxy to calm the emotion to which she would not give scope.
She was maintaining that calm level of submission to fate which had been her lifelong habit.
The girl had recovered her calm, and I must say she bore herself well.
He was calm of face, but she guessed an excitement beneath the surface.
"You will hold the basin," said he, directing me with his calm, benignant eye.
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.