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"placid" in British English

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placidadjective

uk   /ˈplæs.ɪd/  us   /ˈplæs.ɪd/
placidly
adverb uk   /ˈplæs.ɪd.li/  us   /ˈplæs.ɪd.li/
placidness
noun [U] uk   /ˈplæs.ɪd.nəs/  us   /ˈplæs.ɪd.nəs/ (also placidity )
(Definition of placid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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placidadjective

 us   /ˈplæs·ɪd/
calm and peaceful: a placid child The placid lake was perfect for canoeing.
(Definition of placid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “placid”
in Vietnamese điềm tĩnh…
in Spanish plácido…
in Malaysian tenang…
in Thai สงบนิ่ง…
in French placide…
in German ruhig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寧靜的, 平和的…
in Russian спокойный, безмятежный…
in Turkish sakin, uysal, halim selim…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宁静的, 平和的…
in Indonesian tenang…
in Polish opanowany…
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