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becalm

verb

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to free from distress or disturbance
  • becalmed at last, she slept soundly for the first time in weeks

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The first known use of becalm was in 1582

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“Becalm.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/becalm. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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