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placid

adjective uk   us   /ˈplæs.ɪd/
having a calm appearance or characteristics: a slow-moving and placid river the placid pace of village life She was a very placid (= calm and not easily excited) child who slept all night and hardly ever cried.
placidly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
placidness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/ (also placidity )
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…
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