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stilled

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in quiet, silent

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stilled

verb
past tense of still

Synonyms & Antonyms of stilled (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to free from distress or disturbance
  • reading a book helps me to relax and still my mind before going to bed

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3 to stop the noise or speech of
  • the conversation was abruptly stilled by a loud crash from the next room

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“Stilled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stilled. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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