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Meaning of “serene” in the English Dictionary

"serene" in British English

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sereneadjective

uk   us   /səˈriːn/
serenely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She ​smiled serenely and said nothing.
serenity
noun [U] uk   /səˈren.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ə.t̬i/
C2 I ​admired her serenity in the ​midst of so much ​chaos.
(Definition of serene from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"serene" in American English

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sereneadjective

 us   /səˈrin/
peaceful and ​calm, or (of a ​person) not ​worried or ​excited: He ​approached the ​job with the serene ​confidence that he could ​succeed where ​others had ​failed.
serenity
noun [U]  us   /səˈren·ɪ·t̬i/
He ​wrote of the ​beauty and serenity of the ​greatriver.
(Definition of serene from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “serene”
in Spanish sereno…
in Vietnamese trầm lặng, thanh bình…
in Malaysian tenang…
in Thai สงบ…
in French serein…
in German heiter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 平静的, 安详的…
in Turkish sakin, huzurlu, asude…
in Russian спокойный, безмятежный…
in Indonesian tenang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 平靜的, 安詳的…
in Polish spokojny…
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