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 for calm
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a
             calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he
             remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene
             expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil";
             "tranquil life in the country" [syn: calm,
             unagitated, serene, tranquil]
      2: (of weather) free from storm or wind; "calm seas" [ant:
      n 1: steadiness of mind under stress; "he accepted their
           problems with composure and she with equanimity" [syn:
           composure, calm, calmness, equanimity] [ant:
      2: wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale
         [syn: calm air, calm]
      v 1: make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
           [syn: calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize,
           tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still]
           [ant: agitate, charge, charge up, commove,
           excite, rouse, turn on]
      2: make steady; "steady yourself" [syn: steady, calm,
      3: become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation;
         "After the fight both men need to cool off."; "It took a
         while after the baby was born for things to settle down
         again." [syn: calm, calm down, cool off, chill out,
         simmer down, settle down, cool it]
      4: cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to;
         "The patient must be sedated before the operation" [syn:
         sedate, calm, tranquilize, tranquillize,
         tranquillise] [ant: arouse, brace, energise,
         energize, perk up, stimulate]

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