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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hush, stillness, stillnoun

    (poetic) tranquil silence

    "the still of the night"

  2. stillness, windlessnessnoun

    calmness without winds

  3. motionlessness, stillness, lifelessnessnoun

    a state of no motion or movement

    "the utter motionlessness of a marble statue"

Wiktionary

  1. stillnessnoun

    The quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stillnessnoun

    the quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity

  2. Stillnessnoun

    habitual silence or quiet; taciturnity

Freebase

  1. Stillness

    Stillness is the final album by Sérgio Mendes and Brasil '66. Following this album, Mendes renamed his group Brasil '77.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stillness in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stillness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of stillness in a Sentence

  1. Rabindranath Tagore:

    In the mountain, stillness surges up to explore its own height In the lake, movement stands still to contemplate its own depth.

  2. H.W. Mann:

    In the quite stillness of meditation reality reveals itself. This is where the ultimate answers are found. They are found in supreme consciousness. They are within. We have knowledge of it because we are part of it. We are individualized units of it. The answers are found by waking up. Spiritual consciousness is experience and understanding of our true essence. We are pure conscious energy. God consciousness is experience and understanding of God. God is the supreme pure conscious energy. Ultimately, we are one.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    In peace there's nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.

  4. Amit Ray:

    On hearing the subtle unstruck sounds of Om, the mind goes to the state of perfect stillness and the bliss of infinity arises. The chakras and nadis create divine melodies like a heavenly flute.

  5. H.W. Mann:

    The secret to reality, is stillness of body and mind. Mental clarity is like a pond. Still the pond. Let everything settle. Vision then becomes crystal clear. When we still the body. When we still the mind. When we let all thoughts and emotions settle. When we remove all distractions. Only then, we clearly see reality as it is.

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