quietude

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French quiétude, from Late Latin quiētūdō, from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (rest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: kwī ' ĭ - to͞od, -tyo͞od

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quietude (usually uncountable, plural quietudes)

  1. tranquillity

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin quiētūdō, from Latin quiētus, perfect passive participle of quiēscō (rest).

Noun[edit]

quietude f (uncountable)

  1. quietude, tranquility

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

quietude f (plural quietudes)

  1. quiet (absence of movement or sound)