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English noun: calmness

1. calmness (attribute) steadiness of mind under stress


SamplesHe accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity.


Synonymscalm, composure, equanimity


Broader (hypernym)disposition, temperament


Narrower (hyponym)aplomb, assuredness, cool, placidity, poise, quiet, repose, sang-froid, serenity, tranquility, tranquillity


Antonymsdiscomposure

2. calmness (state) an absence of strong winds or rain


Broader (hypernym)good weather


Narrower (hyponym)lull, quiet, stillness, windlessness

3. calmness (feeling) a feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement


Broader (hypernym)feeling


Narrower (hyponym)coolness, imperturbability, imperturbableness, placidity, placidness, quietness, quietude, tranquility, tranquillity


Antonymsagitation









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