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English definition of “quietude”

quietude

noun [U] uk   /ˈkwaɪə.tjuːd/ us    /-tuːd/ formal
a state of being calm and peaceful: In many of his poems the poet reflects on the quietude of the countryside.Peaceful and tranquil
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