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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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#1457cool
#1955root
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#6781relax
#7181steady
#7387calm
#8623settle
#10793chill
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#25712unwind
#44222lull
#66494allay
#73655sedate
#243815quieten
#308234quiesce

How to use calm down in a sentence?

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Let’s calm down a little bit, Martin, let’s tell the truth.

  2. Ryan Hammond:

    When we think about families with children with autism coming to a game, theres barriers to re-entry, theres sensory overload when we score a touchdown and theres pyrotechnics, we felt the sensory room was what we needed to be fully accessible and the idea behind it was not to change the experience but deliver a solution if they needed to take a break. If the sensory bag wasnt enough, you dont have to leave the stadium. You can take a break, de-escalate, calm down and rejoin the experience when you felt ready.

  3. Boediarso Teguh Widodo:

    There are concerns of criminalisation, in order to overcome this issue, the government has been asking relevant agencies 'to calm down' and not investigate until projects are finished.

  4. Amy Watson:

    CIT-trained officers seem to have an idea of wanting to take time and wait it out to see if they can get the person to calm down, non-CIT-trained officers seem to have that point where 'It's on.'.

  5. Kubrat Pulev:

    Calm down champ, I see that you are very worried to fight away from home and you are absolutely right to be, haha!, but rest assured, if necessary I'm ready to come to London and bust you up in front of your own fans!

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Translations for calm down

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  • أهدأ, هدأArabic
  • beroligeDanish
  • beruhigenGerman
  • calmar, calmarse, tranquilizarSpanish
  • tyyntyä, rauhoittaa, rauhoittua, tyynnytelläFinnish
  • tranquilliser, calmer, apaiserFrench
  • calmarse, calmarGalician
  • נרגע, הִרְגִּיעַHebrew
  • 落ち着くJapanese
  • astâmpăraRomanian
  • умиротворить, успокоиться, успокаивать, успокоить, униматься, успокаиваться, уняться, умиротворятьRussian

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