Some common synonyms of calm are peaceful, placid, serene, and tranquil. While all these words mean "quiet and free from disturbance," calm often implies a contrast with a foregoing or nearby state of agitation or violence. When is peaceful a more appropriate choice than calm?What's an antonym for calm?
Antonyms for (verb) calm. Main entry: still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize, calm, calm down, lull, quiet, quieten. Definition: make calm or still. Usage: quiet the dragons of worry and fear. Antonyms: turn on, rouse, excite, charge, charge up, commove, agitate.What is the adjective for calming?
calming, comforting, dreamy, lulling, narcotic, pacifying, quieting, sedative, soothing, tranquilizing (also tranquillizing)What is the word for calm?
Synonyms: calm, peaceful, placid, serene, tranquil. These adjectives denote absence of excitement or disturbance: calm acceptance of the inevitable; a peaceful hike through the scenic hills; a soothing, placid temperament; spent a serene, restful weekend at the lake; hoped for a more tranquil life in the country.