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Inglés americano: /kɑ(l)m/
Inglés británico: /kɑːm/

Traducción de calm en español:

adjective -er, -est

  • 1
    en calma
    calmo (esp (Latin America) )
    sin viento
    the storm died down and it became calm
    cesó la tormenta y volvió la calma
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • In New Zealand lake water can be stored while wind power is available and used in calm weather.
    • Some of these failures occur during perfectly calm weather.
    • When the wind blows, it can be a fearsome proposition, yet, like all links, it is vulnerable when the weather is calm and placid.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Even in calm seas, the waves breaking over a reef are dangerous.
    • It was really nice just to follow the cliffs and look down onto a dead calm sea with a setting sun in the west giving the whole scene a nice warm glow.
    • I'd do a brief but deep meditation - start by visualising a calm sea and synchronising your breath to the waves.
  • 2 (not excited)
    calmo (esp (Latin America) )
    keep calm!
    she remained calm throughout
    no perdió la calma en ningún momento
    we'll discuss it when you feel calmer
    lo hablaremos cuando estés más calmado
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Everyone knew her time was come, but they tried to keep calm faces for her sake.
    • As I see it, it is vital that you keep calm and happy so our baby will have a chance to get off to a good start in life.
    • Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.

transitive verb

  • I had a drink to calm my nerves
    me tomé una copa para tranquilizarme or calmarme
    calm yourself
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • After eventually calming the woman down and assuring her they mean no harm they take her to shelter in a nearby house.
    • Strangely, the song calmed people down and stopped them from running too far.
    • They helped and calmed the victims and certainly prevented the patients from deteriorating further.


  • 1 (stillness) (no plural) a (dead) calm
    una calma chicha
    the calm before the storm
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • There has been sunshine, hail, rain, sleet, wind and calm all within minutes of each other, but more often at the same time; a tangible oxymoron.
    • For example, if you use the helium balloon with the light wind kite it will fly in that period between light winds and flat calm.
    • Some people dozed during this eerie calm only to be awakened by rushing, howling winds when the back side of the hurricane struck.
  • 2 uncountable (peace, tranquillity)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • In some cases, the woman's fatal response occurs during a period of relative calm in the violence such as after a battering incident has already occurred.
    • After a period of relative calm, things are beginning to get hectic all over again for Allison.
    • For gamblers used to the relative calm of Las Vegas, the feeding frenzy in Macao can be a bit of a shock.

Verbos con partícula

calm down

1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2verb + adverb
calm down!
¡no te pongas así!

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