Synonyms for calmness
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Apathy, according to its Greek derivation, is a simple absence of feeling or emotion. There are persons to whom a certain degree of apathy is natural, an innate sluggishness of the emotional nature. In the apathy of despair, a person gives up, without resistance or sensibility, to what he has fiercely struggled to avoid. While apathy is want of feeling, calmness is feeling without agitation. Calmness is the result of strength, courage, or trust; apathy is the result of dulness or weakness. Composure is freedom from agitation or disturbance, resulting ordinarily from force of will, or from perfect confidence in one's own resources. Impassibility is a philosophical term applied to the Deity, as infinitely exalted above all stir of passion or emotion. Unfeelingness, the Saxon word that should be the exact equivalent of apathy, really means more, a lack of the feeling one ought to have, a censurable hardness of heart. Indifference and insensibility designate the absence of feeling toward certain persons or things; apathy, entire absence of feeling. Indifference is a want of interest; insensibility is a want of feeling; unconcern has reference to consequences. We speak of insensibility of heart, immobility of countenance. Stoicism is an intentional suppression of feeling and deadening of sensibilities, while apathy is involuntary. Compare CALM; REST; STUPOR.
agitation, alarm, anxiety, care, distress, disturbance, eagerness, emotion, excitement, feeling, frenzy, fury, passion, sensibility, sensitiveness, storm, susceptibility, sympathy, turbulence, vehemence, violence
The apathy of monastic life; apathy toward good.
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composure, calm, calmness, equanimitynoun
steadiness of mind under stress
"he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity"
an absence of strong winds or rain
a feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement
you can feel the tranquility of the moon when looking at it in the night.Submitted by Aya11115 on December 1, 2019
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I sit beside my lonely fire and pray for wisdom yet for calmness to remember or courage to forget.
When you shift a bit of control to the child, we see so much more compliance and calmness around food and so much more happiness around the food.
Calmness is the cradle of power.
Vociferation and calmness of character seldom meet in the same person.
It's full of antioxidants, promotes calmness and can reduce anxiety.
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- Ruhe, Gemütsruhe, GelassenheitGerman
- trankvilo, trankvilecoEsperanto
- suaimhneasScottish Gaelic
- nyugalom, csend, nyugalmasságHungarian
- հանգստություն, խաղաղությունArmenian
- 平静, 平安Japanese
- calm, linișteRomanian
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