quiet

All Adjective Noun Verb
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  • Info QUIET is an astronomy experiment to study the polarization of the cosmic microwave background radiation.
  • She had two sons and lived a quiet life occupied by her writing.
  • But even then I can never have a quiet half hour to myself. Cited from Story of My Life, by Helen Keller
  • From this time he led a quiet country life until his death in London.
  • In addition, the couple was to live a quiet life away from the court.
  • Children were sometimes hard to keep quiet or were unable to keep up with a group.
  • Now he felt rather glad to have the doctor to himself for a quiet half-hour. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • The next few years were a quiet period for him.
  • I knew that it would be years before I could face anything but a quiet country life.
  • While it was a quiet season on the field, events off the field were anything but quiet.
  • You have quieted my soul, and my body therefore will also find rest. Cited from Napoleon And Blucher, by Louise Muhlbach
  • He is quiet, and unlike most of his fellow players.
  • If they could not remain in office it will make them quieter for some time. Cited from Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843, Queen Victoria
  • She gives him the job of Private Secretary to her, to keep him quiet.
  • She was nearly ten years younger than her husband, quiet and good-natured.
  • She was quiet and hard working, and determined to stay and get the education she needed to support herself.
  • Very quiet, except for the water coming through the pipes every now and then.
  • Later the old church became the official Town Hall and served the quiet agricultural community.
  • After the completion of the tour, the band remained quiet for a long period of time.
  • She said that he is alive and wanted to live a quiet life and raise a family.
  • After a quiet dinner, they went for a walk on the beach before going up to their room.
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Meaning of quiet

  • adjective Characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
    a quiet life, a quiet throng of onlookers, quiet peace-loving people, the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years
  • adjective Free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound
    a quiet audience at the concert, the room was dark and quiet
  • adjective Of the sun characterized by a low level of surface phenomena like sunspots e.g.