Definition and Meanings for calm
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Part of Speech of calm
noun, intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, adjective, comparative, superlative
Etymology of calm
Meaning of calm
- freedom from motion, agitation, or disturbance; a cessation or absence of that which causes motion or disturbance, as of winds or waves; tranquility; stillness; quiet; serenity.
as intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, noun
- to make calm; to render still or quiet, as elements; as, to calm the winds.
- to deliver from agitation or excitement; to still or soothe, as the mind or passions.
as adjective, comparative, superlative
- not stormy; without motion, as of winds or waves; still; quiet; serene; undisturbed.
- undisturbed by passion or emotion; not agitated or excited; tranquil; quiet in act or speech.