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calmer, comparative; calmest, superlative;
  1. (of a person, action, or manner) Not showing or feeling nervousness, anger, or other emotions
    • - keep calm, she told herself
    • - his voice was calm
  2. (of a place) Peaceful, esp. in contrast to recent violent activity
    • - the city was reported to be calm, but army patrols remained
  3. (of the weather) Pleasantly free from wind
    • - the night was clear and calm
  4. (of the sea) Not disturbed by large waves

  1. Make (someone) tranquil and quiet; soothe
    • - I took him inside and tried to calm him down
    • - he lit a cigarette to calm his nerves
    • - a cup of tea will have a calming effect
  2. (of a person) Become tranquil and quiet
    • - gradually I calmed down and lost my anxiety
  1. The absence of violent or confrontational activity within a place or group
    • - the elections proceeded in an atmosphere of relative calm
    • - an edgy calm reigned in the capital
  2. The absence of nervousness, agitation, or excitement in a person
    • - his usual calm deserted him
  3. The absence of wind
    • - in the center of the storm calm prevailed
  4. Still air represented by force 0 on the Beaufort scale (less than 1 knot)

  5. An area of the sea without wind

  1. composure: steadiness of mind under stress; "he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity"
  2. make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
  3. not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"
  4. calm air: wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale
  5. (of weather) free from storm or wind; "calm seas"
  6. steady: make steady; "steady yourself"
  7. Calm is an adjective meaning peaceful, quiet; particularly used of the weather, free from wind or storm, or of the sea, as opposed to rough. The word appears in French calme, through which it came into English, in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian calma. Most authorities follow Diez (Etym. ...
  8. Calm. is a hip hop duo composed of rapper Time and AwareNess. They released their first album, Anti-Smiles, in 2006. They are currently working on their second album, Ain't We Music.
  9. The Calm is an extended play by Insane Clown Posse that was released on May 17, 2005. This CD is the first after ICP's Jokers Card saga. The title refers to the popular phrase "the calm before the storm". The intro sets up The Tempest, their next CD released on March 20, 2007.
  10. The state of being calm; peacefulness; absence of worry, anger, fear or other strong negative emotion; The state of being calm; absence of noise and disturbance; A period of time without wind; To make calm; To become calm; Peaceful, quiet, especially free from anger and anxiety; Free of ...
  11. Atmospheric conditions devoid of wind or any other air motion. In oceanic terms, it is the apparent absence of motion of the water surface when there is no wind or swell.
  12. To see calm seas, denotes successful ending of doubtful undertaking. To feel calm and happy, is a sign of a long and well-spent life and a vigorous old age.
  13. CALM is a database mangement system used by many archives and museums for cataloguing, and is being developed to produce descriptions in EAD format suitable for the Hub.
  14. A condition when no air motion is detected.
  15. The absence of apparent movement of the atmosphere near the surface.
  16. when the air conditions have no movement or wind.
  17. Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring Network
  18. a still, unmoved condition which no disturbance can affect; a strong and positive quietude, firm and solid. [Integral Yoga]
  19. not agitated. Keeping one's self-control.
  20. In Class Afloat, an acronym for the Career & Life Management class
  21. is one of Princess Peach's Vibes in Super Princess Peach. It can be used for restoring Princess Peach's heart points. It is activated by touching the green Heart Panel. If an enemy is has been turned Calm by the Vibe Scepter, they will be asleep, but will wake up if Peach runs near them.
  22. Definition - provide a page of relaxation resources.
  23. Wind with a speed below 1 knot (1 mph); Beaufort scale number 0.
  24. Department of Conservation and Land Management
  25. Sea condition characterised by the simultaneous disappearance of the wind and the last cold beer