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synonyms for calm
- at a standstill
- at peace
- in order
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How to use calm in a sentence
Since many of us will be homebodies this season, here are some ways to keep cool, calm and collected in your own space.
We are redoubling our efforts to keep the beaches and local businesses open, and get to a sense of calmer waters, but July 4 weekend will look a bit different this year.
A few days later, he let me row through some baby rapids, telling me where to aim the boat, giving me calm instructions to adjust the trajectory a little left or a little right.The Eye-Opening Month I Spent Rafting the Grand Canyon | Brendan Leonard | June 30, 2020 | Outside Online
This is sort of a game but it’s mostly a way to calm yourself down since there’s not really any way to lose or compete.
Wholesome, positive –if not strange and mindless– content has become a balm to cure our anxiety, making it a great way of communication, a form of self-care that fills a void and provides a sense of calm that sheet masks and sourdough cannot.Chaotic communication: COVID-19 is rewriting our cultural rules of connection | Megan Routh | June 11, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
The government continues to call for calm while warning people to be on their guard.
Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione asked residents to remain calm, amid fears of unrest.
The drama transfixed the normally calm Sydney, known for its laid-back vibe and relaxed population.
He allows the subject to float over to Hitchcock with a calm directness that I admire.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A doctor comes to his house and gives him shots of cortisone to calm the arthritic pain in his knees.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
This treacherous sort of calm, we thought, might forbode a storm, and we did not allow it to lull us into security.
The expression of his features was calm and composed, and his eyes were raised to heaven with a look of hope and supplication.
That the weather being calm, he rowed round me several times, observed my windows and wire-lattices that defenced them.Gulliver's Travels | Jonathan Swift
She was putting her papers tidy again with calm fingers, while his own were almost cramped with the energy of suppressed desire.The Wave | Algernon Blackwood
The kites soared, and the boats rushed swiftly over the calm and glittering sea.The Giant of the North | R.M. Ballantyne
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