AskDefine | Define tranquil

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tranquil adj
1 characterized by absence of emotional agitation; "calm acceptance of the inevitable"; "remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country" [syn: calm, serene]
2 free from disturbance; "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still water"; "unruffled water" [syn: placid, quiet, still, unruffled]

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Latin tranquillus

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Adjective

tranquil
  1. peaceful, free from disturbance

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Tranquil is located at north of Aberdeen on U.S. Route 45.

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tranquil in Volapük: Tranquil

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