Definitions

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  • adj. Obsolete spelling of calm.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Several speak of "traffic meditation," pulling over to the curb amidst Port-au-Prince's daily madness, soft belly breathing click here for a short guided meditation until they are "calme" and "douce," peaceful, soft and amazingly unhurried.

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  • I beseech God to giue you such a measure of spirituall strength & wisedome under the present temptations as to carry you more comfortably on; & then when these storms are blowne over, the calme will be the more comfortable to you, & your adversaries more ashamed of their turbu - lent courses, which the Lord in much mercy grant, and I doubt not but to see, if the Lord spare us life, in a short time.

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  • La rue reprenait son calme et devenait même presque déserte tandis que le ballet des fourchettes commençait.

    Tante Marie-Francoise

  • But there is still something unique in the level of luxe, calme et volupté experienced when you dine at a handful of the greatest hotel restaurants, such as Les Ambassadeurs at the Hôtel de Crillon, Le Cinq at the Four Seasons Hotel George V and L'Espadon at the Ritz in Paris or Le Louis XV at the Hôtel de Paris in Monte Carlo.

    A Perfect Dinner Pairing

  • But the picture is all "luxe et calme," a gentle family portrait of three generations.

    Unfinished Perfection

  • "That so riding at Anchor, and in that calme, whether God enlarge thy voyage, by enlarging thy life, or put thee into the harbour by the breath, by the breathlessness of Death, either way, East or West, thou maist depart hi peace ...." rv It was after eight-thirty before Dalgliesh set out to wheel Henry Carwardine to Juh'us Court's cottage.

    She Closed Her Eyes

  • Meilleur que mille mots privés de sens est un seul mot raisonnable, qui peut amener le calme chez celui qui l'écoute.

    jeu de mots - French Word-A-Day

  • (There's extra for the taking!); les frites (fpl) = French fries; du calme!

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  • J'ai enfin signé mon contrat, c'etait vendredi matin mais ya que en rentrant chez moi au soir en le lisant au calme que j'ai capté que c'etait un CDI ...

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