Definition of Placidness

1. Noun. A feeling of calmness; a quiet and undisturbed feeling.

Exact synonyms: Placidity
Generic synonyms: Calmness
Derivative terms: Placid, Placid



Definition of Placidness

1. n. The quality or state of being placid.

Definition of Placidness

1. Noun. The state or quality of being placid. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Placidness

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Medical Definition of Placidness

1. The quality or state of being placid. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Placidness

placer
placer miner
placer mining
placers
places
placeseeker
placeshifting
placet
placets
placid
placider
placidest
placidities
placidity
placidly
placidness (current term)
placidnesses
placified
placifies
placify
placifying
placing
placings
placit
placita
placitory
placits
placitum
plack
placket

Literary usage of Placidness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Contemporary Review (1876)
"From another source we hear :— " He was of a most reverend aspect—his face thin and pale; but there was a divine placidness in his countenance, ..."

2. Diagnostic et séméologie des maladies tropicales by Hermann Toenjes, Andy Adams, R. Wurtz, A. Thiroux, Herbert Myrick (1905)
"Remaining with us a second night, something, possibly the placidness of the cattle, mellowed the old man and he grew amiable with the outfit, and myself in ..."

3. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1902)
"He was of a most reverend aspect ; his face thin and pale ; but there was a divine placidness in his countenance which inspired veneration, and expressed ..."

4. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1902)
"... there was a divine placidness in his countenance which inspired veneration, and expressed the most benevolent mind. His white hair, hung gracefully on ..."

5. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1905)
"... beads, etc., which being distributed among them, they very soon settled down into a state of placidness and contentment. Indeed, it will be found, that, ..."

6. The Contemporary Review (1876)
"From another source we hear :— " He was of a most reverend aspect—his face thin and pale; but there was a divine placidness in his countenance, ..."

7. Diagnostic et séméologie des maladies tropicales by Hermann Toenjes, Andy Adams, R. Wurtz, A. Thiroux, Herbert Myrick (1905)
"Remaining with us a second night, something, possibly the placidness of the cattle, mellowed the old man and he grew amiable with the outfit, and myself in ..."

8. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1902)
"He was of a most reverend aspect ; his face thin and pale ; but there was a divine placidness in his countenance which inspired veneration, and expressed ..."

9. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1902)
"... there was a divine placidness in his countenance which inspired veneration, and expressed the most benevolent mind. His white hair, hung gracefully on ..."

10. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1905)
"... beads, etc., which being distributed among them, they very soon settled down into a state of placidness and contentment. Indeed, it will be found, that, ..."

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