calmness

All Noun
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  • But in recent years the city has seen a complete return to calmness.
  • I let myself look at her, and all my calmness left me. Cited from Montlivet, by Alice Prescott Smith
  • A kind of calmness came over me as I read the last word. Cited from Children of the Market Place, by Edgar Lee Masters
  • By and by, when something like calmness came to her again, she began another letter. Cited from The Guests Of Hercules, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • He was told that he must die: he received the words with calmness. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 55, May, 1862, by Various
  • He knows what will be said about him, yet he goes about with perfect calmness. Cited from The Morgesons, by Elizabeth Stoddard
  • I wish to meet him with as much calmness as I can command. Cited from Henrietta Temple, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • But very soon all this ceased, and she felt a calmness like death. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • And as he lay there his calmness gradually returned, until he once again felt master of himself. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
  • In his house, that house appointed for all living -- what calmness and peace is there? Cited from Jane Sinclair; Or, The Fawn Of Springvale, by William Carleton
  • She spent the day alone, and she was really surprised at her own calmness. Cited from Which?, by Ernest Daudet
  • He had assumed an air of calmness which was not real before he left his father. Cited from Saracinesca, by F. Marion Crawford
  • She had to be the one who kept her calmness and energy at the critical moment. Cited from Woman Triumphant, by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • Let him see by your calmness that he too should be calm. Cited from Outdoor Sports and Games, by Claude H. Miller
  • I kept my seat with calmness, though I knew I turned red. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 78, April, 1864, by Various
  • Avoid it you may not, but meet it with calmness and without fear. Cited from T. De Witt Talmage, by T. De Witt Talmage and Mrs. T. De Witt Talmage
  • He waited therefore, with as much calmness as he could command, for what would next follow. Cited from Ned Garth, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • He waited for that calmness which he knew was sure to follow in due course. Cited from The Triumph of John Kars, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • He had recovered his usual calmness by the time he had to speak. Cited from Great Possessions, by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
  • Is the man's calmness a sign that he does not care? Cited from Modern Prose And Poetry; For Secondary Schools, by Various
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Meaning of calmness

  • noun An absence of strong winds or rain
  • noun A feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement