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Synonyms for placid

Adjective

1. placid, quiet, still, tranquil, unruffled, calm (vs. stormy)
usage: free from disturbance; "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"
2. equable, even-tempered, good-tempered, placid, good-natured (vs. ill-natured)
usage: not easily irritated; "an equable temper"; "not everyone shared his placid temperament"; "remained placid despite the repeated delays"
3. placid, quiet, uneventful (vs. eventful)
usage: without untoward incident or disruption; "a placid existence"; "quiet times"
4. easygoing, placid, contented (vs. discontented), content
usage: taking life easy; "an easygoing man rarely stirred to anger"; "an air of placid sufficiency"
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