What does stillness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hush, stillness, still(noun)

    (poetic) tranquil silence

    "the still of the night"

  2. stillness, windlessness(noun)

    calmness without winds

  3. motionlessness, stillness, lifelessness(noun)

    a state of no motion or movement

    "the utter motionlessness of a marble statue"

Wiktionary

  1. stillness(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stillness(noun)

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

  2. Stillness(noun)

    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.

How to pronounce stillness?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say stillness in sign language?

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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. William Shakespeare:

    Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Before making a great movement, stay motionless for a good while! If you give legs to the rocks, they will start running like crazy horses! Stillness accumulates liveliness; laziness accumulates industriousness; sleep accumulates motion!

  3. 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.

  4. Gordana Biernat:

    MEDITATE when you need stillness. Seek KNOWLEDGE when you need movement. LOVE when you want to know your true self.

  5. 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.

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