Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “tranquil”

tranquil

adjective     /ˈtræŋkwɪl/
calm and quiet: a tranquil gardenPeaceful and tranquil
tranquility ( also tranquillity)     /træŋˈkwɪləti/ noun [U] I love the tranquility of the woods.
(Definition of tranquil adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Peaceful and tranquil, but you might be interested in these topics from the Calm and quiet topic area:

Definitions of “tranquil” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More