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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Free from disturbance or agitation.

Usage examples (34)
  • tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
  • He considers "Curtis Island Light" one of his most colorful compositions, saying it has what he calls tranquil energy.
  • You can choose among many beaches for what interests you from surfing to wading in tranquil waters.
  • Here I hoped at least to remain tranquil till the perilous moment was passed which was to render me a mother. for more
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