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halcyon

adjective

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  1. 1 free from storms or physical disturbance a halcyon era following the American Civil War Synonyms of halcyon calm, hushed, lown [dialect], peaceful, placid, quiet, serene, still, stilly, tranquil, untroubledWords Related to halcyon balmy, clement, equable, gentle, mild, moderate, temperate; clear, cloudless, fair, rainless, sunny, sunshiny, windlessNear Antonyms of halcyon blizzardy (also blizzardly), blustery, squally, windy; extreme, foul, intemperate, nasty, severeAntonyms of halcyon agitated, angry, inclement, restless, rough, stormy, tempestuous, turbulent, unquiet, unsettled

  2. 2 marked by vigorous growth and well-being especially economically during those early halcyon years the company's potential for growth seemed unlimited Synonyms of halcyon booming, boomy, flourishing, golden, prosperous, healthy, lush, palmy, prospering, roaring, successful, thrivingWords Related to halcyon affluent, moneyed (also monied), opulent, rich, substantial, wealthy, well-heeled, well-off, well-to-do; comfortableNear Antonyms of halcyon declining, dying, failing, floundering, languishing, struggling; bankrupt, bankrupted, insolventAntonyms of halcyon depressed, unprosperous, unsuccessful

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