calmly


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calm

 (käm)
adj. calm·er, calm·est
1. Nearly or completely motionless; undisturbed: the calm surface of the lake.
2. Not excited or agitated; composed: The president was calm throughout the global crisis.
n.
1.
a. An absence or cessation of motion; stillness.
b. A condition of no wind or a wind with a speed of less than 1 knot (1.15 miles per hour; 1.9 kilometers per hour), according to the Beaufort scale.
2. Tranquility or serenity: "an unaccustomed reticence that I took to be the calm that follows rage" (Jeanne Marie Laskas).
tr. & intr.v. calmed, calm·ing, calms
To make or become calm or quiet: A warm bath will calm you. After the storm, the air calmed.

[Middle English calme, from Old French, from Old Italian calmo, from Late Latin cauma, heat of the day, resting place in the heat of the day, from Greek kauma, burning heat, from kaiein, to burn. N., from Middle English calme, from Italian calma, from Vulgar Latin *calma, from Late Latin.]

calm′ly adv.
calm′ness n.
Synonyms: calm, peaceful, placid, serene, tranquil
These adjectives denote absence of excitement or disturbance: calm acceptance of the inevitable; a peaceful hike through the scenic hills; a soothing, placid temperament; spent a serene, restful weekend at the lake; hoped for a more tranquil life in the country. See Also Synonyms at cool.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.calmly - with self-possession (especially in times of stress); "he spoke calmly to the rioting students"
2.calmly - in a sedate manner

calmly

Translations
بِهُدوء
klidně
behersket
rólega
mirno
sakincesoğukkanlılıkla

calmly

[ˈkɑːmlɪ] ADV [walk] → tranquilamente; [speak, discuss, reply] → con calma, tranquilamente; [react, think] → con calma

calmly

[ˈkɑːmli] adv [tell, walk] → calmement, avec calme

calmly

adv speak, actruhig, gelassen; he spoke calmlyer redete mit ruhiger Stimme; she calmly told me that she’d crashed the carsie erzählte mir seelenruhig, dass sie das Auto kaputt gefahren hatte

calmly

[ˈkɑːmlɪ] advtranquillamente, con calma

calm

(kaːm) adjective
1. still or quiet. a calm sea; The weather was calm.
2. not anxious or excited. a calm person/expression; Please keep calm!
noun
1. (a period of) absence of wind and large waves.
2. peace and quiet. He enjoyed the calm of the library.
verb
to make calm. Calm yourself!
ˈcalmly adverb
ˈcalmness noun
calm down
to make or become calm. He tried to calm her down by giving her some brandy; Calm down!
References in classic literature ?
Sticking his spurs into his horse he made a rush at the mountain, and got up half-way, then he calmly turned his horse's head and came down again without a slip or stumble.
Everything, however, was going on calmly and quietly; and, though I counted the hours of Sir James's stay, my mind was entirely satisfied with the posture of affairs.
Dunster," his host replled calmly, "you surely cannot imagine that you are among thieves
She stayed there, erect, holding to the banister rail and looking out calmly in the distance across the fields.
Instantly away we wandered In the shadowy twilight tide, She, the silent, scornful maiden, Walking calmly at my side, With a step serene and stately, All in beauty, all in pride.
It is neither," calmly replied the voice of the Sphere, "it is Knowledge; it is Three Dimensions: open your eye once again and try to look steadily.
I beg of your majesty, then," said Athos, calmly and not replying to Mazarin, "to quash these arrests of Messieurs d'Artagnan and du Vallon.
No, she, Anne Shirley, was lying there, wide awake, in her own bed, and Jane Andrews was beside her, calmly proposing for her brother Billy.
For Anne to take things calmly would have been to change her nature.
No, I don't smoke," Alexey Alexandrovitch answered calmly, and as though purposely wishing to show that he was not afraid of the subject, he turned to Pestsov with a chilly smile.
Often, in mild, pleasant weather, for twelve, fifteen, eighteen, and twenty hours on the stretch, they were engaged in the boats, steadily pulling, or sailing, or paddling after the whales, or for an interlude of sixty or seventy minutes calmly awaiting their uprising; though with but small success for their pains.
Hippolyte said interrogatively, again laughing, and then calmly and seriously sat back in his chair.