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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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To design the proper size and proportions of the stilling basin, the design team must be able to accurately predict the amount of energy dissipation afforded by the 3-ft high steps down the face of the spillway.
However, little information was found that would enable accurate estimates of the energy dissipation for the stilling basin's design unit discharge of 197 cfs/per ft (i.
The use of design parameters suggested by previous research under the predicted flow conditions at Cedar Run 6 would have favored a Type II stilling basin rather than the shorter, more economical, Type III stilling basin.
Because of the potential cost savings afforded by a Type III stilling basin, the design team recommended to the NRCS that a hydraulic model study be performed.
German writer best known for his autobiography, Heinrich Stillings Leben (5 vol.