English dictionary definition of:

calm


Noun

  • steadiness of mind under stress
  • wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale

Verb

  • make calm or still
  • make steady
  • become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation
  • cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to

Adjective

  • (of weather) free from storm or wind
  • not agitated; without losing self-possession

Thesaurus

becalm   calmness   composure   equanimity   lull   quiet   quieten   sedate   serene   steady   still   tranquil   tranquilize American English spelling   tranquillise British English spelling   tranquillize British English spelling   unagitated  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Other ways of spelling the ar sound and learn about the word calm in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 10. Spelling choices for /ar/ sound; ar, a.

View spelling list Silent l words and learn about the word calm in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 22. Words with silent letters e.g. wrap, comb, sign, knight.

Scrabble score for calm


Scrabble score = 8

generated at 14:23:09 on 11-02-20

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