tranquil


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tran·quil

 (trăng′kwəl, trăn′-)
adj.
1. Free from commotion or disturbance: a tranquil lake; a tranquil evening.
2. Free from anxiety, tension, or restlessness; composed: a tranquil mind. See Synonyms at calm.
3. Steady; even: a tranquil flame.

[Middle English tranquill, from Latin tranquillus; see kweiə- in Indo-European roots.]

tran′quil·ly adv.
tran′quil·ness n.

tranquil

(ˈtræŋkwɪl)
adj
calm, peaceful or quiet
[C17: from Latin tranquillus]
ˈtranquilly adv
ˈtranquilness n

tran•quil

(ˈtræŋ kwɪl)

adj.
1. free from commotion or tumult; peaceful; quiet; calm: a tranquil village.
2. unaffected by disturbing emotions; serene; placid: a tranquil life.
[1595–1605; < Latin tranquillus]
tran′quil•ly, adv.
tran′quil•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tranquil - (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still water"; "unruffled water"
calm - (of weather) free from storm or wind; "calm seas"
2.tranquil - not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"
composed - serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress; "the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage"; "I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time"

tranquil

tranquil

adjective
1. Motionless and undisturbed:
2. Not excited or emotionally agitated:
Translations
هادئ، ساكِن
klidný
rolig
rólegur, friîsæll
raminamasis vaistas
mierīgsrāms

tranquil

[ˈtræŋkwɪl] ADJtranquilo, calmo

tranquil

[ˈtræŋkwɪl] adjtranquille

tranquil

adjruhig, friedlich, still; lifefriedlich, ohne Aufregung; mind, appearanceruhig, gelassen; musicruhig, sanft; persongelassen, ausgeglichen

tranquil

[ˈtræŋkwɪl] adjtranquillo/a

tranquil

(trӕŋkwil) adjective
quiet; peaceful. Life in the country is not always tranquil.
ˈtranquilly adverb
tranˈquillity noun
ˈtranquillizer, ˈtranquilliser noun
a drug especially a pill to calm the nerves or cause sleep. He took a tranquillizer.

tranquillity is spelt with two ls.

tranquil

a. tranquilo-a, sereno-a.
References in classic literature ?
She regrets leaving the tranquil retirement of this remote sea-side place--she dreads change.
The scattered isles Uprose, black-looming o'er the tranquil deeps, Where the reflected heavens wanly showed A lingering gleam.
Here, cherished like a household saint in its shrine, sat Beth, tranquil and busy as ever, for nothing could change the sweet, unselfish nature, and even while preparing to leave life, she tried to make it happier for those who should remain behind.
People said that he resembled Byron--at least that his head was Byronic; but he was a bearded, tranquil Byron, who might live on a thousand years without growing old.
When we drove off, the driver said all the tourists had arrived and gone by while we were at dinner; "but," said he, impressively, "be not disturbed by that--remain tranquil--give yourselves no uneasiness--their dust rises far before us-- rest you tranquil, leave all to me--I am the king of drivers.
These heavenly blessings had seemed mere than enough for nearly five years, during which the good sister and I had kept house together, leading a life of tranquil happy days.
He died, not simply with a tranquil, but with a triumphant conscience, and he was quite right, too.
Her face was grave, its expression concentrated; she bent on me an unsmiling eye--an eye just returning from abstraction, just awaking from dreams: well-arranged was her simple attire, smooth her dark hair, orderly her tranquil room; but what--with her thoughtful look, her serious self-reliance, her bent to meditation and haply inspiration--what had she to do with love?
And knowing all that, your honor remained here, far from the city, tranquil and inactive.
To one who had been tossing on a restless bed so long, even these few green leaves and this tranquil light, although it languished among chimneys and house-tops, were pleasant things.
But, contrary to what is proper for the body, the mind ought to be kept as tranquil as possible; for as plants partake of the nature of the soil, so does the child receive much of the disposition of the mother.
All he cared about was gaiety and women, and as according to his ideas there was nothing dishonorable in these tastes, and he was incapable of considering what the gratification of his tastes entailed for others, he honestly considered himself irreproachable, sincerely despised rogues and bad people, and with a tranquil conscience carried his head high.