Definitions for placid

Definitions for (adj) placid

Main entry: still, tranquil, smooth, quiet, placid, unruffled

Definition: (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves

Usage: 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

Main entry: good-tempered, even-tempered, equable, placid

Definition: not easily irritated

Usage: an equable temper; not everyone shared his placid temperament; remained placid despite the repeated delays

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