tranquillity

or tran·quil·i·ty

[trang-kwil-i-tee]

noun

quality or state of being tranquil; calmness; peacefulness; quiet; serenity.

Nearby words

  1. tranny,
  2. tranquil,
  3. tranquility,
  4. tranquilize,
  5. tranquilizer,
  6. tranquillize,
  7. tranquillizer,
  8. tranquilly,
  9. trans,
  10. trans alai

Origin of tranquillity

1325–75; Middle English tranquillite < Latin tranquillitās. See tranquil, -ity

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British Dictionary definitions for tranquillity

tranquillity

sometimes US tranquility

noun

a state of calm or quietude
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