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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. Ellen Ripley:

    I grew up watching that movie, and she's so brilliant in it... I remember being very impressed with her reactions, her stillness, her stillness in that film, I think really helped sell a lot of the horror.

  2. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    I fell in love with your silence than your animated lifeless gestures, for its your stillness that conveyed more than what even words failed to express...

  3. Tina Gordon:

    There was a stillness in the air that was absolutely terrifying, no birds. No wildlife. Everything had taken cover.

  4. Photographer Seamus Murphy:

    Often in the course of working I will shoot a detail and try to make it say something compelling with its stillness so it's not completely alien. the nose freaked me out more than the ear-- I think because of its dimensionality.

  5. Rabindranath Tagore:

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

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    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
    • A. disjointed
    • B. reassuring
    • C. opaque
    • D. witless

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