adjective, qui·et·er, qui·et·est.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
SYNONYMS FOR quiet
THIS PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ IS PERFECT PRACTICE FOR THE REAL TEST
Origin of quiet1
synonym study for quiet
OTHER WORDS FROM quiet
Definition for quiet (2 of 2)
Origin of quiet2
Example sentences from the Web for quiet
Getting my work done required isolating myself in the quietest corner of the library.
Anyone who has been in emergency rooms knows Christmas is just about always the quietest day of the year.
Howard Kurtz on why the quietest campaign may be just the ticket for the plain-vanilla front-runner.
They're the nation's quietest killers, known as SEALs because of their delicate work by Sea, Air or Land.
After becoming a full-blown GTL— gym, tan, laundry—addict, Vinny Guadagnino, the quietest roommate, upped his game in Miami.Jersey Shore Season 3 Premieres: Where We Left Off|The Daily Beast|January 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
In Cincinnati the election was said to be one of the quietest and most orderly ever known.Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2|Jacob Dolson Cox
We had passed the class-rooms on our right—where, "on the last row, in the quietest corner," Charlotte and Emily used to sit.An American Girl Abroad|Adeline Trafton
Pierre's humour was of the quietest, most subterranean kind.Romany of the Snows|Gilbert Parker
"I don't understand you," he began, his manner at its quietest.Queed|Henry Sydnor Harrison
She made her way to the quietest part of the deck, and leaned over the rail, trembling with emotion.An Unknown Lover|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
British Dictionary definitions for quiet
Derived forms of quietquietness, noun
Word Origin for quiet
Idioms and Phrases with quiet
In addition to the idiom beginning with quiet
- quiet as a mouse
- keep quiet
- peace and quiet