Placidity - definition, transcription

Amer.  |pləˈsɪdəti|
Brit.  |pləˈsɪdəti|

noun

- a feeling of calmness; a quiet and undisturbed feeling (syn: placidness)
- a disposition free from stress or emotion (syn: quiet, repose, serenity, tranquility, tranquillity)

Examples

a person with a sunny, placid disposition

the placid surface of the lake

Gradually the mind was etherized to a dreamy placidity.

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