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becalm, calm, compose, lull, lullaby, quiet, salve, settle, soothe, still, tranquilize (also tranquillize)
agitate, discompose, disquiet, disturb, key (up), perturb, upset, vex
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circa 1828, in the meaning defined above
quiet entry 2 + -en entry 2
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living or existing for a long time
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