Thesaurus / placidity

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Two sad-robed sisters looked on with the placidity of canvas saints.

The placidity of Cornelia's reply was not without its effect on him, nevertheless.

It came to him suddenly that that placidity and hauteur which he had so admired in the old days were no mask for fires within.

The Valiants of VirginiaHallie Erminie Rives

It is regretted that the captain's placidity was so far short of his subordinate's that he abruptly refused the offer.

Emma sat back and surveyed her trim and tailored self with a placidity that had in it, perhaps, a dash of malice.

Half PortionsEdna Ferber

He fidgeted on his cushion, and his Turkish placidity threatened to be seriously disturbed.

Bye-WaysRobert Smythe Hichens

There was a gravity and placidity about his movements which suggested his being older than his years.

For all his placidity, he seemed to possess the power to infuriate her.

The detective's placidity and his perpetual self-contradictions exasperated M. de Presles.

FantmasPierre Souvestre

Let some of the masculine lecturers on placidity of temper try for one week the cares of the household and the family.

Around The Tea-TableT. De Witt Talmage

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