perhaps not stormy without movement at the time of winds or waves nonetheless peaceful serene undisturbed
- In order to make calm to make nonetheless or peaceful because elements concerning soothe the winds
- Freedom from motion agitation or disturbance a cessation or absence of whatever causes motion or disruption by winds or waves tranquility stillness peaceful serenity
- not agitated; without losing self-possession
- (of weather condition) free of violent storm or wind
- become quiet or peaceful, particularly after a state of agitation
- make relaxed or nevertheless
- make steady
- cause to be peaceful or quiet as by administering a sedative to
- steadiness of head under anxiety
- wind moving at not as much as 1 knot; 0 regarding Beaufort scale
- Freedom from movement, agitation, or disruption; a cessation or absence of whatever triggers motion or disruption, as of winds or waves; tranquility; stillness; quiet; serenity.
- to create relaxed; to render however or quiet, as elements; as, to sooth the winds.
- to supply from agitation or excitement; to however or soothe, because the mind or passions.
- Not stormy; without movement, as of winds or waves; however; peaceful; serene; undisturbed.
- Undisturbed by enthusiasm or feeling; maybe not agitated or excited; tranquil; peaceful in work or speech.
late 14c., from Old French calme "harmony, peaceful," usually from Old Italian calma, from Late Latin cauma "heat associated with mid-day sunlight" (in Italy, a period when every thing rests and is nonetheless), from Greek kauma "heat" (especially for the sunshine), from kaiein "burning" (see caustic). Spelling affected by Latin calere "to-be hot." Figurative application to personal or emotional circumstances is 16c.
- late 14c., from Old French calme, carme "stillness, quiet, tranquility," through the adjective (see calm (adj.)).
- late 14c., from Old French calmer or from calm (adj.). Associated: Calmed; soothing.
The fragments of Sallust contain the substance of a speech delivered by Cotta in order to calm the popular anger at a deficient corn-supply.