placidly

[ plas-id-lee ]
/ ˈplæs ɪd li /

adverb

in a calm or peaceful manner; tranquilly: The mural brings to life a world where mammoths still embark on ancient migrations, where giant ground sloths browse placidly, where saber-toothed tigers stalk their prey.
in a way that shows a lack of energy or concern:After playing fairly placidly in the first quarter and ending down three goals, the girls entered the second quarter with stronger, more dynamic play.

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Origin of placidly

OTHER WORDS FROM placidly

un·plac·id·ly, adverb
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