quietnesse

All Noun Verb Adjective Adverb
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  • I, but giue me worship, and quietnesse, I like it better then a dangerous honor. Cited from Henry VI Part 3, by William Shakespeare
  • We stayed for opportunity in some quietnesse, devising to contrive our game as soone as the spring should begin. Cited from Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson,by Peter Radisson
  • By such courteous dealing the prouinces which were in his charge flourished in great wealth and quietnesse. Cited from Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (4 of 8), by Holinshed
  • But I suppose, that her sight was ioyfull vnto hym, as of her in whom he had placed his comfort, all his hope, quietnesse, and delight. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • And so with peace and quietnesse He left this earth below; And up into the Fayry Land His ghost did fading goe. Cited from Ballad Book, by Katherine Lee Bates (ed.)
  • Now for that a displeasing and a doubtfull peace was not like to bring quietnesse either to him or to his armie, he tooke from such as he suspected, their armour. Cited from Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (4 of 8), by Holinshed
  • We heare not of him, neither need we fear him, His remedies are tame, the present peace, And quietnesse of the people, which before Were in wilde hurry. Cited from The Complete Shakespeare's First Folio
  • By which meanes he was famous both in peace and warre: but he neither liued any long time in the gouernement, nor yet was suffered to passe the short space that he reigned in rest and quietnesse. Cited from Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (6 of 8), Raphael Holinshed
  • The Seretines are a debonaire people, and suche louers of quietnesse, that they shonne to entremedle with any other people. Cited from Principal Navigations, V6, by Richard Hakluyt
  • They lay all the winter season in Estangle, compounding with them of the countrie for truce vpon certeine conditions, sparing for a time to shew their force for quietnesse sake. Cited from Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (6 of 8), Raphael Holinshed
  • And though the yonge parsones, beynge weery of the bablyng noyse and inconuenience, come ones towarde theyer rest, yet can they haue no quietnesse. Cited from Medieval People, by Eileen Edna Power
  • To conclude, the seas are purged and brought to perpetuall quietnesse. Cited from Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (4 of 8), by Holinshed
  • Rest still in calme secure tranquillitie, And over-blowe this storme of mightie feare With pleasant gales of hoped quietnesse. Cited from A Collection Of Old English Plays, Vol. IV., Edited by A.H. Bullen
  • But I make account assoone as the king of Spaine hath quietnesse in Christendome, he wil thrust him out: for that the kings force is not great as yet; but he meaneth to be stronger. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 11, by Richard Hakluyt
  • And at the first time he is extremely punished and not released, except hee haue very good friends, or that some Gentleman require to haue him to the warres: And in so doing, he shall enter into great bonds for him: by which meanes the countrey is brought into good quietnesse. Cited from Principal Navigations, V3, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Sounde without carcke and in rest full quietnesse, eatyng the fruictes of the fielde, and the milke of the cattle, and drinking the waters of the christalline springes. Cited from Principal Navigations, V6, by Richard Hakluyt