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restfuladjective

 us   /ˈrest·fəl/
causing a ​feeling of ​calmness: The ​island was ​quiet and restful and so ​beautiful.
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restfuladjective

uk   us   /ˈrest.fəl/
used to ​describe something that ​produces a ​feeling of being ​calm and ​relaxed: I ​love the restful ​sound of the ​wind in the ​trees.
restfully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
restfulness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
She always ​thought of the ​house as being a ​place of ​greatpeace and restfulness.
(Definition of restful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “restful”
in Arabic مُهَدِّيء…
in Korean 편안한…
in Portuguese tranquilo…
in Catalan relaxant…
in Japanese 穏やかな, 心休まる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 闲适宁静的, 令人感到放松的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閒適寧靜的, 令人感到放鬆的…
in Italian riposante…
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