tranquility

The noun tranquility means "a state of peace and quiet," like the tranquility you feel at the shore of a quiet lake or inside a beautiful cathedral.

Tranquility can also describe a person's disposition. How do you reach tranquility? Make peace with yourself, your life, and the people who drive you crazy. Tranquility can also come from spending time alone, like reading in front of the fireplace on a snowy afternoon. Meditation and yoga can help bring tranquility, by clearing your mind of constant worries.

Definitions of tranquility
  1. noun
    an untroubled state that is free from disturbances
    synonyms: quiet, tranquillity
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    type of:
    order
    established customary state (especially of society)
  2. noun
    a state of peace and quiet
    synonyms: quietness, quietude, tranquillity
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    types:
    ataraxis, heartsease, peace, peace of mind, peacefulness, repose, serenity
    the absence of mental stress or anxiety
    easiness, relaxation
    a feeling of refreshing tranquility and an absence of tension or worry
    dreaminess, languor
    a relaxed comfortable feeling
    type of:
    calmness
    a feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement
  3. noun
    a disposition free from stress or emotion
    synonyms: placidity, quiet, repose, serenity, tranquillity
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    types:
    ataraxia
    peace of mind
    type of:
    calm, calmness, composure, equanimity
    steadiness of mind under stress
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