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1 calm /ˈkɑːm/ adjective
calmer; calmest
1 calm
/ˈkɑːm/
adjective
calmer; calmest
Learner's definition of CALM
: not angry, upset, excited, etc.
used to describe weather that is not windy, stormy, etc.

— calmly

adverb [more calmly; most calmly]

— calmness

noun [noncount]
2 calm /ˈkɑːm/ noun
2 calm
/ˈkɑːm/
noun
Learner's definition of CALM
: a quiet and peaceful state or condition
[noncount]
[singular]
[count] : a peaceful mental or emotional state usually singular

the calm before the storm

see 1storm
3 calm /ˈkɑːm/ verb
calms; calmed; calming
3 calm
/ˈkɑːm/
verb
calms; calmed; calming
Learner's definition of CALM
: to become or to cause (someone) to become less upset, emotional, excited, etc.
[+ object]
often + down
[no object]
+ down
: to become or to cause (something) to become less active, violent, forceful, etc.
[no object]
usually + down
[+ object]
often + down
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