placid ˈplæs ɪd This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word
placid, quiet, still, tranquil, smooth, unruffled
(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves
"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"
equable, even-tempered, good-tempered, placid
not easily irritated
"an equable temper"; "not everyone shared his placid temperament"; "remained placid despite the repeated delays"
calm and quiet; peaceful; tranquil
Origin: From placidus, from placeo. Webster Dictionary
pleased; contented; unruffied; undisturbed; serene; peaceful; tranquil; quiet; gentle
Origin: [L. placidus, originally, pleasing, mild, from placere to please: cf. F. placide. See Please.]
placid From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
sanft, friedlich, ruhig German trankvila, kalma Esperanto plácido Spanish placide French placido Italian 平静, 静か Japanese māhuruhuru Māori spokojny, łagodny Polish tranquilo, calmo, plácido Portuguese мирный, безмятежный, спокойный Russian stilla, lugn Swedish
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