Definition of tranquillity in English:


Line breaks: tran¦quil|lity
Pronunciation: /traŋˈkwɪlɪti
(also tranquility)


[mass noun]
The quality or state of being tranquil; calm: passing cars are the only noise that disturbs the tranquillity of rural life
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  • Inside St Giles Church, all is cool tranquillity.
  • He said the extra volume of traffic would play havoc with the rural tranquillity of the area.
  • Needing time to recover, he sought out the tranquillity of his cousin's dairy farm in upstate New York.

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