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(adj., noun, adverb, adj.sat, verb, interj.)


There are 14 meanings of the word Quiet.

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Quiet - as an adjective

Characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity

Example: "A quiet life"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound

Example: "A quiet audience at the concert"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

(of the sun) characterized by a low level of surface phenomena, such as sunspots

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Quiet - as a noun

A period of calm weather

Example: "There was a lull in the storm"

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An untroubled state; free from disturbances

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

The absence of sound

Example: "He needed silence in order to sleep"

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Hypernyms (Closely Related)
sound property
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

A disposition free from stress or emotion

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Quiet - as an adverb

With little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly')

Example: "Her hands rested quietly in her lap"

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Quiet - as an adjective satellite

Not showy or obtrusive

Example: "Clothes in quiet good taste"

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In a softened tone

Example: "Hushed voices"

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(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves

Example: "A ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"

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Quiet - as a verb

Become quiet or quieter

Example: "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
hush10pipe downquiesce18quiet downquieten16

Make calm or still

Example: "Quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
calm8calm downlull4quieten16still5tranquilize29tranquillise21tranquillize30
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Quiet - as an interjection

Be quiet.

Example: "Quiet! the children are sleeping."

Example Sentences

"Please be quiet in the library."
"The baby finally fell asleep, so everyone had to be quiet."
"She spoke in a very quiet voice."
"The quiet neighborhood was disturbed by loud music."
"He enjoys spending time in the quiet countryside."
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Word Game Points

Is QUIET a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, quiet is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

QUIET has a SCRABBLE points total of 14.

Is QUIET a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, quiet is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
QUIET has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 15.

Is QUIET a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, quiet is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
QUIET has a WORDFEUD points total of 15.

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