Definitions for serenesəˈrin

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. calm; peaceful; tranquil.

  2. clear; fair:

    serene weather.

  3. (usu. cap.) most high (used as a royal epithet):

    His Serene Highness.

  4. (n.)serenity; tranquillity.

  5. a clear expanse of sea or sky.

Origin of serene:

1495–1505; < L serēnus (of the sky, weather) clear, unclouded


Princeton's WordNet

  1. calm, unagitated, serene, tranquil(adj)

    not agitated; without losing self-possession

    "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"

  2. serene(adj)

    completely clear and fine

    "serene skies and a bright blue sea"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. serene(adjective)əˈrin

    calm and peaceful

    a serene lake; She remained serene.


  1. Serene(ProperNoun)

    . A rare variant of Serena.

  2. Origin: serein, * — from substantive use of serum, neuter of serus + -anus suffix.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Serene(adj)

    bright; clear; unabscured; as, a serene sky

  2. Serene(adj)

    calm; placid; undisturbed; unruffled; as, a serene aspect; a serene soul

  3. Serene(noun)

    serenity; clearness; calmness

  4. Serene(noun)

    evening air; night chill

  5. Serene(verb)

    to make serene

Translations for serene

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


happy and peaceful

a calm and serene person.

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