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Meaning of “placid” - Learner’s Dictionary

placid

adjective
 
 
/ˈplæsɪd/
A placid person is calm and does not often get angry or excited.Patient and uncomplaining
placidly adverb
Translations of “placid”
in Vietnamese điềm tĩnh…
in Spanish plácido…
in Thai สงบนิ่ง…
in Malaysian tenang…
in French placide…
in German ruhig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寧靜的, 平和的…
in Indonesian tenang…
in Russian спокойный, безмятежный…
in Turkish sakin, uysal, halim selim…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宁静的, 平和的…
in Polish opanowany…
(Definition of placid from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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