1. Characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity (synset 301929162)
    "a quiet life"; "a quiet throng of onlookers"; "quiet peace-loving people"; "the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years"
  2. Free of noise or uproar;
    Or making little if any sound (synset 301925383)
    "a quiet audience at the concert"; "the room was dark and quiet"
  3. Not showy or obtrusive (synset 301855098)
    "clothes in quiet good taste"
  4. In a softened tone (synset 301458319)
    "hushed voices"; "muted trumpets"; "a subdued whisper"; "a quiet reprimand"
  5. (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves (synset 300303750)
    "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still water"; "unruffled water"
  6. (of the sun) characterized by a low level of surface phenomena, such as sunspots (synset 300043834)
  1. A period of calm weather (synset 114546558)
    "there was a lull in the storm"
  2. An untroubled state;
    Free from disturbances (synset 113992548)
  3. The absence of sound (synset 104989456)
    "he needed silence in order to sleep"; "the street was quiet"
  4. A disposition free from stress or emotion (synset 104911529)
  1. With little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly') (synset 400231184)
    "her hands rested quietly in her lap"; "the rock star was quietly led out the back door"; "sit here as quiet as you can"
  1. Become quiet or quieter (synset 202194634)
    "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"
  2. Make calm or still (synset 201768652)
    "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

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