What does calmness mean?

calmness meaning in General Dictionary

The state of quality of being calm quietness tranquillity self-repose

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  • an absence of powerful winds or rainfall
  • steadiness of head under stress
  • a sense of relaxed; an absence of agitation or pleasure
  • hawaii of quality of being peaceful; quietness; tranquillity; self-repose.

calmness meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1510s, from peaceful (adj.) + -ness.

Sentence Examples with the word calmness

He listened with tolerable calmness to their Grand Remonstrance, hut his attempt to seize the five members whom he accused of high treason made a good understanding impossible.

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