stillness
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈstɪlnəs/
Noun

stillness

  1. The quality or state of being still
    Synonyms: calmness, motionlessness, inactivity, inertia
  2. Habitual silence or quiet; taciturnity.
    Synonyms: quietness, silence
    • 1603, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Othello, The Moor of Venice, II. iii. 186:
      The gravity and stillness of your youth / The world hath noted;
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