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calm

 
Adjective calm has 4 senses
  1. calm, unagitated - not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"
    Antonym: discomposed (indirect, via composed)
  2. calm, serene, tranquil - characterized by absence of emotional agitation; "calm acceptance of the inevitable"; "remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"
    Antonym: unpeaceful (indirect, via peaceful)
  3. calm - (of weather) free from storm or wind; "calm seas"
    Antonyms:
    stormy, angry, furious, raging, tempestuous, wild, billowy, billowing, surging, blustering, blusterous, blustery, gusty, boisterous, fierce, rough, blowy, breezy, windy, choppy, dirty, squally, thundery
  4. calm - marked by freedom from agitation or excitement; "the rioters gradually became calm and slowly dispersed"
    Antonym:
    agitated (indirect, via unagitated)
Noun calm has 1 sense
  1. composure, calm, calmness, equanimity - steadiness of mind under stress; "he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity"
    --1 is a kind of disposition, temperament
    --1 has particulars:
     aplomb, assuredness, cool, poise, sang-froid; repose, quiet, placidity, serenity, tranquillity, tranquility
    Derived forms: verb calm3, verb calm4
Verb calm has 4 senses
  1. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still - make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
    --1 is one way to comfort, soothe, console, solace
    Antonyms: agitate, rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up
    Sample sentence:
    The performance is likely to calm Sue
  2. steady, calm, becalm - make steady; "steady yourself"
    --2 is one way to stabilize, stabilise
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  3. calm, calm down, cool off, chill out, simmer down, settle down, cool it - become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation; "After the fight both men need to cool off."; "It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again."
    --3 is one way to change state, turn
    Derived form: noun calm1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  4. sedate, calm, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise - cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
    --4 is one way to affect
    Derived form: noun calm1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
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