tranquil Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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tranquiladjective

 us   /ˈtræŋ·kwɪl/
calm, quiet, and peaceful: I lay on the dock under a tranquil blue sky.
tranquility
noun [U] (also tranquillity)  us   /træŋˈkwɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
The tranquility of the forest helps me relax.
tranquilize
verb [T]  us   /ˈtræŋ·kwəˌlɑɪz/
Vets had to tranquilize the coyote before moving her.
Translations of “tranquil”
in Arabic هادئ…
in Korean 고요한…
in Malaysian tenteram…
in French tranquille…
in Turkish sessiz, sakin, asude…
in Italian tranquillo, quieto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 安靜的,平靜的, 安寧的…
in Russian спокойный…
in Polish spokojny…
in Vietnamese yên tĩnh…
in Spanish tranquilo…
in Portuguese tranquilo…
in Thai สงบสุข…
in German ruhig…
in Catalan tranquil…
in Japanese 静かな, 落ち着いた…
in Indonesian tenang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安静的,平静的, 安宁的…
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