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calm down

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Wiktionary

  1. calm downverb

    To become less excited, intense, or angry.

    Calm down before you hurt somebody.

    Synonyms:
    unwind, chillax, chill, chill out, hose down, relax

Princeton's WordNet

  1. calm, calm down, cool off, chill out, simmer down, settle down, cool itverb

    become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation

    "After the fight both men need to cool off."; "It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again."

    Synonyms:
    tranquilize, tranquillize, becalm, cool, settle, cool down, tranquillise, still, chill out, quiet, sedate, cool off, cool it, simmer down, steady, settle down, calm, root, steady down, lull, take root, quieten

  2. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, stillverb

    make calm or still

    "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

    Synonyms:
    silence, hush, tranquilize, relieve, tranquillize, becalm, quiet down, ease, tranquillise, still, chill out, quiet, shut up, quiesce, hush up, sedate, cool off, cool it, simmer down, steady, settle down, calm, allay, pipe down, lull, quieten

  3. lull, calm downverb

    become quiet or less intensive

    "the fighting lulled for a moment"

    Synonyms:
    cool off, settle down, simmer down, tranquillise, calm, cool it, still, tranquillize, chill out, quieten, tranquilize, quiet, lull

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#6781relax
#7181steady
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#8623settle
#10793chill
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#66494allay
#73655sedate
#243815quieten
#308234quiesce

How to use calm down in a sentence?

  1. Erika Katz:

    The tea tree oil is going to calm down the scalp and relieve some of that painful itching and burning. It's a wonderful way to just get rid of an itchy, flaky scalp.

  2. Rida Jammoul:

    If we get reforms, for a start it's good, to calm down the storms, people are angry ... but in the long term, I don't know if it will make a change.

  3. Vera Booker:

    Jimmy Lee Jackson was brought in to Good Samaritan Hospital by ambulance from Marion, Alabama on February the 18th, 1965, at that time he said 'Nurse, I'm hurting so bad. I'm hurting. And I said 'Well just calm down if you can.'.

  4. Michelle Manhart:

    I hope they lift the ban because I do support the college, i always have and I will continue to support the college. And I hope that once things calm down maybe they’ll reconsider and lift that ban off of me.

  5. John Kasich:

    They're getting more and more desperate. They need to relax a little bit. You know, it's just an election, a campaign. It's like they're freaking out. Calm down, Bush people. It's not that serious.


Translations for calm down

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  • أهدأ, هدأArabic
  • beroligeDanish
  • beruhigenGerman
  • tranquilizar, calmarse, calmarSpanish
  • tyyntyä, rauhoittua, rauhoittaa, tyynnytelläFinnish
  • apaiser, calmer, tranquilliserFrench
  • calmar, calmarseGalician
  • הִרְגִּיעַ, נרגעHebrew
  • 落ち着くJapanese
  • astâmpăraRomanian
  • уняться, умиротворять, униматься, успокаиваться, успокоить, успокаивать, успокоиться, умиротворитьRussian

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