Synonyms and Antonyms of placidity
a state of freedom from storm or disturbance
- The placidity of the area makes it a perfect vacation spot for people who just want to relax.
calm, calmness, hush, peace, peacefulness, quiet, quietness, quietude, repose, restfulness, sereneness, serenity, still, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility)
evenness of emotions or temper
- His evident lack of placidity makes him poorly suited for such a stressful job.
aplomb, calmness, collectedness, composedness, composure, cool, coolness, countenance, equanimity, equilibrium, imperturbability, repose, sangfroid, self-possession, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness
alarm (also alarum), anxiety, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, care, concern, disquiet, solicitude, uneasiness, worry
excitability, excitableness, nervousness
freedom from disquieting or oppressive thoughts or emotions
- Her apparent placidity belied an inner turmoil as she faced a life-altering decision.
care, concern, perturbation
strain, stress, tenseness, tension
consternation, desperateness, desperation, discomfort, discomposure, dismay, distraction, distress, disturbance, edginess, jitters, jumpiness, nervousness
fear, fearfulness, torment, upset
doubt, dread, foreboding, incertitude, misgiving, presentiment, suspense, uncertainty