But Solha is a different, calmer dog today than she was a year ago.
By contrast, a calmer birth would result in more regular star orbits.
The rallies of the NUWSS were calmer affairs than those of Mrs. Pankhurst.
Gates should have kept his cool and addressed his concerns in another, calmer, manner.
Cops said that this weekend was calmer than most of the shows that they encountered at Frontier Ranch.
He felt there was added a newer and calmer element of joy to his love.
Otherwise I may behave in a manner to be regretted in my calmer moments.
Inanimate objects are no calmer than passions and cares now seem to be, all laid asleep.
No, he was calmer and more collected than Grog had ever seen him in a moment of trial.
Death, which seemed so arbitrary and reckless, is vindicated by our wiser and calmer judgment.
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.