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English definition of “quietude”

quietude

noun [U]     /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
(Definition of quietude noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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