Tranquillity - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |træŋˈkwɪlətɪ|  American pronunciation of the word tranquillity
Brit.  |træŋˈkwɪlɪtɪ|  British pronunciation of the word tranquillity

noun

- an untroubled state; free from disturbances (syn: quiet, tranquility)
- a state of peace and quiet (syn: quietness, quietude, tranquility)
- a disposition free from stress or emotion (syn: placidity, quiet, repose, serenity, tranquility)

Extra examples

...enjoyed the tranquillity of the snow-covered field at dusk...

...a psychotherapist valued for her tranquillity and ability to listen...

...after his transfiguration into a Buddhist monk, all his family and friends were amazed by his newly found patience and tranquillity...

A desire for tranquillity had crept on him, and a willingness to let others act and even think for him.

In the middle of the city, this garden is a haven of tranquillity.

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