Associations to the word «Still»


STILL, adjective. Not moving; calm.
STILL, adjective. Not effervescing; not sparkling.
STILL, adjective. Uttering no sound; silent.
STILL, adjective. (not comparable) Having the same stated quality continuously from a past time
STILL, adjective. Comparatively quiet or silent; soft; gentle; low.
STILL, adjective. (obsolete) Constant; continual.
STILL, adverb. Without motion.
STILL, adverb. (aspect) Up to a time, as in the preceding time.
STILL, adverb. (degree) To an even greater degree. Used to modify comparative adjectives or adverbs.
STILL, adverb. (conjunctive) Nevertheless.
STILL, adverb. (archaic) (poetic) Always; invariably; constantly; continuously.
STILL, adverb. (extensive) Even, yet.
STILL, noun. A period of calm or silence.
STILL, noun. (photography) A non-moving photograph. (The term is generally used only when it is necessary to distinguish from movies.)
STILL, noun. (slang) A resident of the Falkland Islands.
STILL, noun. A steep hill or ascent.
STILL, noun. A device for distilling liquids.
STILL, noun. (catering) a large water boiler used to make tea and coffee.
STILL, noun. (catering) the area in a restaurant used to make tea and coffee, separate from the main kitchen.
STILL, noun. A building where liquors are distilled; a distillery.
STILL, verb. To calm down, to quiet
STILL, verb. (obsolete) To trickle, drip.
STILL, verb. To cause to fall by drops.
STILL, verb. To expel spirit from by heat, or to evaporate and condense in a refrigeratory; to distill.
STILL AND ALL, adverb. Despite the preceding.
STILL AND ANON, adverb. (literary) now and then
STILL LIFE, noun. A work of art depicting an arrangement of inanimate objects.
STILL LIFE, noun. (cellular automata) A pattern that does not change from one generation to the next.
STILL LIFES, noun. Plural of still life
STILL LIVES, noun. Alternative form of still lifes
STILL WATER, noun. Water with no carbonation.
STILL WINE, noun. A type of table wine.
STILL WINE, noun. A method of vinification that produces wine that is free of carbon dioxide and therefore lacks sparkling and effervescent properties.

Dictionary definition

STILL, noun. A static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); "he wanted some stills for a magazine ad".
STILL, noun. (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night".
STILL, noun. An apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; consists of a vessel in which a substance is vaporized by heat and a condenser where the vapor is condensed.
STILL, noun. A plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation.
STILL, verb. Make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear".
STILL, verb. Cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!".
STILL, verb. Lessen the intensity of or calm; "The news eased my conscience"; "still the fears".
STILL, verb. Make motionless.
STILL, adverb. With reference to action or condition; without change, interruption, or cessation; "it's still warm outside"; "will you still love me when we're old and grey?".
STILL, adverb. Despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession); "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"; "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"; "he was a stern yet fair master"; "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go".
STILL, adverb. To a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons; "looked sick and felt even worse"; "an even (or still) more interesting problem"; "still another problem must be solved"; "a yet sadder tale".
STILL, adverb. Without moving or making a sound; "he sat still as a statue"; "time stood still"; "they waited stock-still outside the door"; "he couldn't hold still any longer".
STILL, adjective. Not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest".
STILL, adjective. Marked by absence of sound; "a silent house"; "soundless footsteps on the grass"; "the night was still".
STILL, 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".
STILL, adjective. Used of pictures; of a single or static photograph not presented so as to create the illusion of motion; or representing objects not capable of motion; "a still photograph"; "Cezanne's still life of apples".
STILL, adjective. Not sparkling; "a still wine"; "still mineral water".
STILL, adjective. Free from noticeable current; "a still pond"; "still waters run deep".

Wise words

Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.
Victor Hugo