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Making little or no sound
“She moved to a quiet corner of the library to study.”
Low in audible volume
“He was a shy kid who spoke in a quiet voice.”
(of a place, period of time, or situation) Without disturbance, activity or excitement
“It's a quiet village where locals while away their days with a warm cup of tea while breathing in the fresh open air.”
Isolated or sequestered
“If you follow the path through the trees and down the hill, you will arrive at a quiet little cove between the hills.”
Carried out discreetly
“I will need to have a quiet word with you about your poor exam results.”
(of a person) Reserved in nature
“Our neighbor is a quiet man who keeps to himself for the most part.”
(of a color or garment) Not bright or showy
“He dressed in quiet colors so as to blend in with the crowd.”
Secretive in nature
“How long can we keep this disaster quiet before it becomes public?”
Lacking in activity or progress
“Business is usually quiet on Christmas Day as most people are spending time at home with their families.”
Incapable of speaking
“Chelsea lost her voice from screaming hysterically at the One Direction concert last night and will now be quiet for a few days.”
An absence from disturbance
“Sandra loved the quiet of the secluded lakeside where she could reflect on life.”
An absence of sound
“The party had finally ended and the quiet of the night resumed.”
A state of being isolated or secluded
“He went camping far away in the hills where the quiet would reinvigorate his mind and spirit.”
To become still and orderly
“The students were noticeably excited about their upcoming school excursion but would quiet soon after.”
To cause someone to become calm
“The mother would quiet her toddler by promising him a cookie if he behaved himself.”
Be quiet
“Hey! Hey! Quiet! This is a library!”
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