What is another word for quietness?

Pronunciation: [kwˈa͡ɪ͡ətnəs] (IPA)

Quietness is a state of tranquility, peace, and stillness. It can be described using several synonyms that embody its essence. Some of these synonyms include serenity, hush, calm, silence, repose, stillness, and tranquility. Serenity is peace and quietness in nature and the environment. Hush is the stillness that comes from deliberate quietness, calm signifies a lack of disturbance and a serene atmosphere. Silence refers to the absence of sound, while repose refers to the stillness and calmness felt in the body. Finally, stillness and tranquility refer to peace and calmness in one's mind and soul. These synonyms help to paint a vivid picture of what quietness entails.

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What are the hypernyms for Quietness?

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What are the hyponyms for Quietness?

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What are the opposite words for quietness?

Antonyms for the word "quietness" include noisy, loud, boisterous, raucous, and tumultuous. These words are used to describe situations where there is a lot of noise, commotion, and activity. Noisy refers to a situation where there is a lot of sound, often unpleasant or irritating. Loud describes a high volume of sound that can be heard clearly above other noises. Boisterous refers to a noisy and active situation, often involving playful or rowdy behavior. Raucous describes a harsh and loud noise, often associated with laughter, shouting or music. Tumultuous refers to a situation that is chaotic or disorderly, with a lot of noise and activity.

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Usage examples for Quietness

When in the country Leo had grown tired of the quietness, but now when every day brought fresh bustle and confusion he was glad enough to escape the crowd and go for a quiet walk.
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
The whole party, while it was of so distinguished a character, was yet marked by great simplicity of dress and quietness of manners.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
He was afterwards greatly astonished that he could think clearly and impose a certain command upon himself; but he understood exactly what it was most advisable for him to do, and he set about it with a curious cold quietness which served his purpose well.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton

Famous quotes with Quietness

  • The quietness of his tone italicized the malice of his reply.
    Truman Capote
  • Prayer is commission. Out of the quietness with God, power is generated that turns the spiritual machinery of the world. When you pray, you begin to feel the sense of being sent, that the divine compulsion is upon you.
    E. Stanley Jones
  • Oh, how great peace and quietness would he possess who should cut off all vain anxiety and place all his confidence in God.
    Thomas Kempis
  • With Jackson there was quiet solitude. Just to sit and look at the landscape. An inner quietness. After dinner, to sit on the back porch and look at the light. No need for talking. For any kind of communication.
    Lee Krasner
  • A king is a thing men have made for their own sakes, for quietness sake. Just as in a family one man is appointed to buy the meat.
    John Selden

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