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'quiet' - used as an adjective
Synonyms for 'quiet'
1. characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
a quiet life
a quiet throng of onlookers
quiet peace-loving people
the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years
2. free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound
a quiet audience at the concert
the room was dark and quiet
3. not showy or obtrusive
clothes in quiet good taste
4. in a softened tone
a quiet reprimand
5. (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves
the quiet waters of a lagoon
6. of the sun; characterized by a low level of surface phenomena like sun spots e.g.

'quiet' - used as a adverb
7. with little or no activity or no agitation ('quiet' is a nonstandard variant for 'quietly')
sit here as quiet as you can

'quiet' - used as a noun
8. a period of calm weather
9. an untroubled state; free from disturbances
10. the absence of sound
the street was quiet
11. a disposition free from stress or emotion

'quiet' - used as a verb
12. become quiet or quieter
13. make calm or still
quiet the dragons of worry and fear

derived forms
1. Quiet / Plural
quiets
2. Quiet / Past
quieted
3. Quiet / Third Person
quiets
4. Quiet / Present Participle
quieting
5. Quiet / Comparitive
quieter
6. Quiet / Superlative
quietest
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Antonym
  • unquiet
  • noisy
  • active
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