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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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.
I glanced away from the romantic scene for a moment and scanned the horizon of the lake before me, searching for any signs the placidness of the water would soon be disturbed.