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quietude

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1 a state of freedom from storm or disturbance
  • after his tantrum, the toddler lapsed into an exhausted quietude and fell asleep

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2 the near or complete absence of sound
  • the quietude of the early morning was broken only by the occasional chirping of birds

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The first known use of quietude was in 1597

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“Quietude.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quietude. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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