Associations to the word «Placid»

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Wiktionary

PLACID, adjective. Calm and quiet; peaceful; tranquil

Dictionary definition

PLACID, adjective. (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves; "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still water"; "unruffled water".
PLACID, adjective. Not easily irritated; "an equable temper"; "not everyone shared his placid temperament"; "remained placid despite the repeated delays".

Wise words

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