Adjective Definition

quiet

1.Definition: (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves

"The quiet waters of a lagoon"

Related Adjective(s):placid, smooth, still, tranquil, unruffled


2.Definition: (of the sun) characterized by a low level of surface phenomena, such as sunspots


3.Definition: characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity

"A quiet life", "A quiet throng of onlookers", "Quiet peace-loving people", "The factions remained quiet for almost 10 years"


4.Definition: free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound

"A quiet audience at the concert", "The room was dark and quiet"


5.Definition: in a softened tone

"A quiet reprimand"

Related Adjective(s):hushed, muted, subdued


6.Definition: not showy or obtrusive

"Clothes in quiet good taste"

Related Adjective(s):restrained




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