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Spanish translation of “quiet”

quiet

adjective /ˈkwaiət/
not making very much, or any, noise ; without very much, or any, noise
tranquilo ; silencioso ; callado
Tell the children to be quiet It’s very quiet out in the country a quiet person .
free from worry , excitement etc
tranquilo , relajado , calmado
I live a very quiet life .
without much movement or activity ; not busy
tranquilo
We’ll have a quiet afternoon watching television .
(of colours / colors ) not bright .
discreto
quieten verb (often with down) to make or become quiet
calmar(se)
I expect you to quieten down when I come into the classroom .
to remove or lessen (a person’s fears , doubts etc)
calmar , apaciguar
The purpose of his speech was to quieten people’s fears about the new legislation .
quietly adverb
tranquilamente; silenciosamente
She was sitting quietly in the corner .
quietness noun
tranquilidad , quietud , calma
keep quiet about to say nothing about; to keep secret
guardar para sí, guardar un secreto , mantener en secreto , no decir nada sobre
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 secreto , a la chita callando
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.
(Definition of quiet from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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