Die Übersetzung von "quiet" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /ˈkwaiət/

not making very much, or any, noise; without very much, or any, noise

Tell the children to be quiet
It’s very quiet out in the country
a quiet person.

free from worry, excitement etc

I live a very quiet life.

without much movement or activity; not busy

We’ll have a quiet afternoon watching television.

(of colours) not bright.

quieten verb

(often with down) to make or become quiet

(se) calmer
I expect you to quieten down when I come into the classroom.

to remove or lessen (a person’s fears, doubts etc)

The purpose of his speech was to quieten people’s fears about the new legislation.
quietly adverb

quietness noun

silence, calme
keep quiet about

to say nothing about; to keep secret

garder pour soi
I’d like you to keep quiet about the child’s father being in prison.
on the quiet

secretly; without letting anyone find out

en cachette
He went out of the office to enjoy a cigarette on the quiet.
quiet is an adjective: She has a quiet voice; Keep quiet. quite is an adverb: This book is quite good.

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