adjective. ['ˈkwaɪət'] characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity.
Words that Rhyme with Quiet
Example sentences of the word quiet
This quiet town takes its name from the rock formations along its shoreline.
Quotes containing the word quiet
1. Femininity is not just lipstick, stylish hairdos, and trendy clothes. It is the divine adornment of humanity. It finds expression in your qualities of your capacity to love, your spirituality, delicacy, radiance, sensitivity, creativity, charm, graciousness, gentleness, dignity, and quiet strength.
- James E. Faust
2. It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.
- Robert W. Service
3. In acting, there's a type of courage you're recognized for all the time. You lose 100 pounds and play a guy with AIDS, and you get rewarded. But, in life, doing what is courageous is quiet, and no one knows about it. Courage is someone making sacrifices for their family or making selfless decisions for what they hope or feel.
- Rob Lowe
adjective. ['ˈkwaɪət'] free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound.
adjective. ['ˈkwaɪət'] not showy or obtrusive.
adverb. ['ˈkwaɪət'] with little or no activity or no agitation (
quiet' is a nonstandard variant forquietly').
noun. ['ˈkwaɪət'] a period of calm weather.
adjective. ['ˈkwaɪət'] (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves.
adjective. ['ˈkwaɪət'] in a softened tone.
noun. ['ˈkwaɪət'] the absence of sound.
noun. ['ˈkwaɪət'] an untroubled state; free from disturbances.
verb. ['ˈkwaɪət'] make calm or still.
- calm down