placidness


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plac·id

 (plăs′ĭd)
adj.
1.
a. Undisturbed by tumult or disorder; calm or quiet: led a placid life.
b. Not agitated physically; not disturbed: a placid stream.
2. Not easily upset or excited; mild or complacent: a placid demeanor. See Synonyms at calm.

[Latin placidus, from placēre, to please; see plāk- in Indo-European roots.]

pla·cid′i·ty (plə-sĭd′ĭ-tē), plac′id·ness (plăs′ĭd-nĭs) n.
plac′id·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.placidness - a feeling of calmness; a quiet and undisturbed feeling
calmness - a feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement

placidness

noun
Translations
هُدوء، وَداعَه
mírnost
fredsommelighed
rólegheit
sakinlik

placid

(ˈplasid) adjective
calm and not easily disturbed or upset. a placid child.
ˈplacidly adverb
ˈplacidness noun
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Forming relationships with other bodies of water calmed me and forced me to settle down to the domesticity and placidness of lakes, above whose surface darted dragonflies, sometimes dragons.
When that placidness is disturbed, the quartet grinds dramatically through registral peaks and valleys, just as the sea churns before culminating in a warning call from the lighthouse.
Spirit, Spirit of restlessness, stir me from placidness, Wind, wind on the sea.