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  • adj. quiet (calm, still)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Calm; still.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Calm; still; undisturbed.


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  • This word, like many other adjectives in _-some_, is now less common than it was in Elizabethan English: many such adjectives are obsolete, _e. g._ laboursome, joysome, quietsome, etc. (see Trench's

    Milton's Comus


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