What is quiet?

  • (adv): With little or no activity or no agitation ('quiet' is a nonstandard variant for 'quietly').
    Example: "Sit here as quiet as you can"
    Synonyms: quietly
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on quiet:

List Of Marvel Comics Characters: Q - Quiet Bill
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Quiet, Please - Sources
9 "The Unsettling Universe of Wyllis Cooper and Ernest Chappell Quiet, Please (1947–1949)", pp ...
Slick Black Cadillac
... Quiet Riot II is the second studio album by heavy metal band Quiet Riot ... This is the last Quiet Riot album to feature guitarist Randy Rhoads, as he left the band the following year to join Ozzy Osbourne's band ...
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... Age Queensrÿche Queensrÿche Quicksilver Messenger Service Quicksilver Messenger Service Quiet Riot Quiet Riot (1977) Quiet Riot Quiet Riot (1988) ...
Loud And Quiet
... Loud And Quiet is a free monthly music magazine that features new indie, alternative, electronic and rock bands and artists ... Issue 01 of Loud And Quiet featured Pete Doherty on its cover ... Originally an A5 black and white publication, Loud And Quiet printed two A4 issues in 2008 before being relaunched as a newspaper to cut growing print costs ...

More definitions of "quiet":

  • (noun): The absence of sound.
    Example: "The street was quiet"
    Synonyms: silence
  • (adj): Characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity.
    Example: "A quiet life"; "a quiet throng of onlookers"; "quiet peace-loving people"; "the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years"
  • (adj): Not showy or obtrusive.
    Example: "Clothes in quiet good taste"
    Synonyms: restrained
  • (adj): Of the sun; characterized by a low level of surface phenomena like sun spots e.g..
  • (noun): A period of calm weather.
    Synonyms: lull
  • (noun): An untroubled state; free from disturbances.
    Synonyms: tranquillity
  • (adj): Free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound.
    Example: "A quiet audience at the concert"; "the room was dark and quiet"
  • (adj): Without untoward incident or disruption.
    Example: "Quiet times"
    Synonyms: placid

Famous quotes containing the word quiet:

    War begets quiet, quiet idleness, idleness disorder, disorder ruin; likewise ruin order, order virtue, virtue glory, and good fortune.
    Sir Walter Raleigh (1552–1618)

    A quiet well-behaved boy is likely to be both frightened and ambitious.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    From quiet homes and first beginning, Out to the undiscovered ends, There’s nothing worth the wear of winning, But laughter and the love of friends.
    Hilaire Belloc (1870–1953)