He apologizes to Mike, who is sitting there like a serene Buddha.
They paint a final picture of the English designer in serene and beautiful tones.
We must be grateful to our enemies, then, because they help us best engender a serene mind!
Her final moments were uncharacteristically quiet and serene.
Blankfein was serene when he said all this, certain that Goldman was entirely within the rules.
There was no change in the serene self-control of the voice.
They dwarfed the cause of her anger; they left her calm and serene, a cousin to the Superwoman.
She forgot that a gentleman should make no noise and that a lady is serene; forgot utterly.
But our travellers passed up this valley in one of the serene and blooming spring mornings.
The serene geniality of the weather was perfectly reflected in the sentiments of those who enjoyed it.
mid-15c., "clear, calm," from Latin serenus "peaceful, calm, clear" (of weather), figuratively "cheerful, glad, tranquil," of uncertain origin; perhaps from a suffixed variant of PIE *ksero- "dry," source of Greek xeros "dry" (see xerasia). In English, applied to persons since 1630s. Related: Serenely.