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stilly

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of stilly

  1. 1 free from disturbing noise or uproar bats taking flight in the stilly summer evening Synonyms of stilly arcadian, calm, hushed, peaceful, placid, restful, serene, still, quiet, tranquilWords Related to stilly noiseless, silent, soundless; mute, speechless, wordless; dead, motionless, quiescent; muffled, muted, quieted; dull, gentle, low, soft; ultraquietNear Antonyms of stilly crazy, tempestuous, wild; blaring, blasting, booming, earsplitting, piercing, roaring, thundering, thunderousAntonyms of stilly boisterous, clamorous, clattery, deafening, loud, noisy, raucous, rip-roaring, roistering, romping, rowdy, tumultuous, unquiet, uproarious, woolly (also wooly)

  2. 2 free from storms or physical disturbance dipping my paddle into the stilly water, I began canoeing across the pond Synonyms of stilly halcyon, hushed, lown [dialect], peaceful, placid, quiet, serene, still, calm, tranquil, untroubledWords Related to stilly balmy, clement, equable, gentle, mild, moderate, temperate; clear, cloudless, fair, rainless, sunny, sunshiny, windlessNear Antonyms of stilly blizzardy (also blizzardly), blustery, squally, windy; extreme, foul, intemperate, nasty, severeAntonyms of stilly agitated, angry, inclement, restless, rough, stormy, tempestuous, turbulent, unquiet, unsettled

  3. 3 mostly or entirely without sound the blissful peace of a star-filled, stilly night Synonyms of stilly hushed, muted, noiseless, quiet, quieted, soundless, still, silentWords Related to stilly calm, peaceable, peaceful, serene, tranquilNear Antonyms of stilly boisterous, clamorous, clangorous, clattering, clattery, raucous, rip-roaring, roaring, roistering, tumultuousAntonyms of stilly noisy, rackety, unquiet, uproarious


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