Quiet - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- an untroubled state; free from disturbances (syn: tranquility, tranquillity)
- the absence of sound (syn: silence)
- make calm or still (syn: calm, calm down, lull, quieten, still, tranquilize, tranquillize)
the rock star was quietly led out the back door
sit here as quiet as you can
Can I have some quiet here? I'm trying to study.
I need a little peace and quiet.
He spoke in a very quiet voice.
Surprisingly, the class was quiet.
He's a very quiet person.
She has a quiet disposition.
During the morning, business was quiet.
Some days at the store are quieter than others.
He led a quiet life.
...lie quiet and no one will guess you're hiding under the bed...
...the museum docent told the rowdy youngsters to quiet down for the tour...
...quiet a crying toddler with candy...
A quiet murmur passed through the classroom.
The street was unnaturally quiet.
They were both quiet for a while.