Synonyms for placid

Synonyms for (adjective) placid

Synonyms: 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

Similar words: calm

Definition: (of weather) free from storm or wind

Usage: calm seas


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: good-natured

Definition: having an easygoing and cheerful disposition

Usage: too good-natured to resent a little criticism; the good-natured policeman on our block; the sounds of good-natured play