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stillness

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1 a state of freedom from storm or disturbance

  • dozing in the warm stillness of a summer afternoon
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2 incapacity for or restraint from speaking

  • from the coupleʼs tense stillness I sensed that they had been quarreling just before I arrived
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3 the near or complete absence of sound

  • the only thing that broke the stillness of the garden was the droning of a bee
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