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stiller, comparative; stillest, superlative;
  1. Not moving or making a sound
    • - the still body of the young man
  2. (of air or water) Undisturbed by wind, sound, or current; calm and tranquil
    • - her voice carried on the still air
    • - a still autumn day
  3. (of a drink) Not effervescent

  1. Make or become still; quieten
    • - she raised her hand, stilling Erica's protests
    • - the din in the hall stilled
  1. An apparatus for distilling alcoholic drinks such as whiskey

  1. Without moving
    • - the sheriff commanded him to stand still and drop the gun
  2. Up to and including the present or the time mentioned; even now (or then) as formerly
    • - he still lives with his mother
    • - it was still raining
  3. Referring to something that will or may happen in the future
    • - we could still win
  4. Nevertheless; all the same
    • - I'm afraid he's crazy. Still, he's harmless
  5. Even (used with comparatives for emphasis)
    • - write, or better still, type, captions for the pictures
    • - Hank, already sweltering, began to sweat still more profusely

  1. a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); "he wanted some stills for a magazine ad"
  2. calm: make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
  3. inactive: not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"
  4. with reference to action or condition; without change, interruption, or cessation; "it's still warm outside"; "will you still love me when we're old and grey?"
  5. hush: (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"
  6. however: despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession); "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"; "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"; "he was a stern yet fair master"; "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"
  7. A still is a permanent apparatus used to distill miscible or immiscible (eg. steam distillation) liquid mixtures by heating to selectively boil and then cooling to condense the vapor. ...
  8. Dogma is a 1999 American comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith, who also co-stars in the film as Silent Bob along with an ensemble cast that includes Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino, Alan Rickman, Bud Cort, Salma Hayek, Chris Rock, Jason Lee, Jason Mewes, George Carlin, ...
  9. Still is the Christian rock band from Cebu.
  10. Still is the ninth album released by brother and sister duo BeBe & CeCe Winans. It was released on the Malaco Records label in 2009.
  11. "Still" is a 1963 single by Bill Anderson. "Still" was Anderson's second number one on the country chart, staying at the top spot for seven non-consecutive weeks. The song crossed over to the pop chart peaking at number eight.
  12. Still is the BoDeans' 8th full length studio album. It was released on March 4, 2008.
  13. A period of calm or silence; A non-moving photograph. (The term is generally used only when it is necessary to distinguish from movies. ...
  14. (stillness) The quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity; Habitual silence or quiet; taciturnity
  15. (Stilling) The act, performed by Aes Sedai, of shutting off a woman who can channel from the One Power. A woman who has been stilled can sense the True Source, but she cannot touch it. ...
  16. (Stilling) The process by which Two Rivers brandy is produced. (See Bel Tine .)
  17. (Stillness) A stop in time to place emphasis. E.g. hesitation
  18. (Stillness) The world is 99% stillness and 1% form. It is because of the infinite silence of the forest that you can hear the sweet song of a bird chirping. If the forest was filled with noise, it would be impossible to hear anything in particular. ...
  19. (stills) Slang for the still photographers of the print media, as when TV crews shout, "Down stills!," a request to still photographers at a media event to stoop down so that the TV cameras, generally behind them, can "catch the action."
  20. (Stills) Photographs of a television or cinema scene.
  21. (stills) Photographs in which the image itself does not move. A sense of movement is imparted to the images by the camera zooming in or out or simply moving over their surface.
  22. The combination of the cap and boiler in which the mash is initially distilled.  “Still” is also used to describe the entire distilling setup.
  23. A photograph or graphic used in television, not a moving picture.
  24. A photograph taken with a still (versus motion) camera.
  25. a vessel used in the distilling process.