calm down[ kahm; older use kam; spelling pronunciation kahlm ]SEE DEFINITION OF calm down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CALM DOWN
"Look here, you'd better have a smoke and calm down, young man," he said.
Can't we make a landin' somewhere, and wait for un to calm down?
The babel of voices seemed to calm down as men withdrew from the room.
James Welton, however, could not calm down his feelings so easily.
The animal, which was more frightened than vicious, began to calm down.
It took a while before she could calm down enough to listen to Jason's words.
Then, too, the gale had spent its fury and began gradually to calm down.
Besides, I dare say the young thing will calm down of her own accord.
And then, at the same time as my own, I must calm down this child's over-exited nerves.
Whenever Mrs. Martin did that, Teddy knew he must calm down.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR CALM DOWN
- butter up
- calm down
- cool off
- make nice
- make up
- patch things up
- play up to
- pour oil on
- smooth down
- take the edge off
- take the sting out