tranquilness

tranquil

[trang-kwil]
adjective
1.
free from commotion or tumult; peaceful; quiet; calm: a tranquil country place.
2.
free from or unaffected by disturbing emotions; unagitated; serene; placid: a tranquil life.

Origin:
1595–1605; earlier tranquill < Latin tranquillus quiet, calm, still

tranquilly, adverb
tranquilness, noun
untranquil, adjective
untranquilly, adverb
untranquilness, noun


1. See peaceful.


1. agitated.
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tranquil (ˈtræŋkwɪl)
 
adj
calm, peaceful or quiet
 
[C17: from Latin tranquillus]
 
'tranquilly
 
adv
 
'tranquilness
 
n

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tranquil
c.1600, from Fr. tranquille (late 15c.), from L. tranquillus "quiet" (see tranquility).
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