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Synonyms for still

Synonyms for still

marked by, done with, or making no sound or noise

marked by an absence of circulating air

to a more extreme degree


in spite of a preceding event or consideration

to cause to become silent

to make or become calm

Synonyms for still

a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes)

(poetic) tranquil silence

an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids

a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation

lessen the intensity of or calm

make motionless

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not in physical motion

marked by absence of sound

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(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves

used of pictures


not sparkling

free from noticeable current

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with reference to action or condition

despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)

to a greater degree or extent


without moving or making a sound


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In such a theatre, as we already pointed out, the audience was brought together as a community "to see the image of themselves, to read the riddle of their own actions, to fuse their own being and their own communion with that of their god; and thus in noblest, stillest peace to live again the life which a brief space of time before, they had lived restless activity and accentuated individuality" (34).
In the stillest hours of the early morning, Adam in his Garden has little over me.
When Mark Twain met him, the exuberant American found Dodgson '"only interesting to look at, for he was the stillest, shyest full-grown man I have ever met except "Uncle Remus"'.
And oft at midnight's stillest hour, When summer seas the vessel lave, I love to prove my charmful pow'r While floating on the moon-light wave.
Writing, in 1907, of the little Umbrian city of Todi, Edward Hutton exclaimed `You hear no train, even in the stillest night; no tram rushes past your windows to remind you of the horrible new world that has only time for action, and has forgotten to think.
For example, there are twenty-seven settings, listed chronologically, of Goethe's "Der du von dem Himmel bist, alles Leid und Schmerzen stillest.
This is most apparent when they are supposed to be the stillest, such as classrooms, places of worship, plays, restaurants, etc.
Earlier this year, four other physicists became the first to trap single mercury ions and cool them in this way to about 50 millionths of a kelvin above absolute zero, the coldest and stillest an atom can be.
Drawing, even the stillest of still lifes, always implies motion.