Definitions English

  • Calm and unmoving; still: a quiet lake.
  • Free of turmoil and agitation; untroubled. See Synonyms at still1.
  • Restful; soothing: a quiet afternoon nap; a quiet tune on the flute.
  • Tranquil; serene: a quiet place in the country.
  • Not showy or garish; subdued: a room decorated in quiet colors.
  • Restrained in style; understated: a quiet strength; a quiet life.
  • The quality or condition of being quiet: "A menacing quiet fills the empty streets” ( Time).
  • To cause to become quiet.
  • Law To make (a title) secure by freeing from all questions or challenges.
  • To become quiet: The child wouldn't quiet down for me.