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Definition of quiet:

  1. Free from noise or disturbance; hushed; still.
  2. Freedom from disturbance, noise, or alarm; stillness; tranquillity; peace; security.
  3. In a state of rest or calm; without stir, motion, or agitation; still; as, a quiet sea; quiet air.
  4. Not excited or anxious; calm; peaceful; placid; settled; as, a quiet life; a quiet conscience.
  5. Not giving offense; not exciting disorder or trouble; not turbulent; gentle; mild; meek; contented.
  6. Not showy; not such as to attract attention; undemonstrative; as, a quiet dress; quiet colors; a quiet movement.
  7. The quality or state of being quiet, or in repose; as an hour or a time of quiet.
  8. To become still, silent, or calm; - often with down; as, be soon quieted down.
  9. To calm; to appease; to pacify; to lull; to allay; to tranquillize; as, to quiet the passions; to quiet clamors or disorders; to quiet pain or grief.
  10. To stop motion in; to still; to reduce to a state of rest, or of silence.

Synonyms:

lull, hush, soundless, dampen, restrained, equable, pipe down, low gear, fluid, unobtrusive, unagitated, placidity, sober, answer, small, secretiveness, available, guarded, succinct, understated, low, quieten, lown, floor, reassure, softly, cut short, softened, put/set someone's mind at ease/at rest, silence, letup, deep-seated, still, fluent, insulate, acutely, ameliorate, hidden, gag, tranquilize, hiatus, terse, muffled, inobtrusive, confute, tasteful, quiet down, quietude, whispery, talk down, tranquility, catlike, gratify, blind, quiescent, liquid, subdued, free, unpretentious, depth, muted, monosyllabic, steady, soft, calm, shut up, block out, choke off, slack, peace of mind, secrecy, muzzle, sheltered, untroubled, sleepy, secret, quietly, stop, dreamy, cozy, unperturbed, basic, unruffled, noiseless, clear, low-keyed, stifle, satisfy, relaxation, noneffervescent, off-duty, uneventful, tranquillize, slacken, remote, quiet as a mouse, unemotional, unobtrusive, excite, laconic, refute, burning, unflustered, low-key, slumbrous, ring, bitter, brief, highlight, tiptoe, suppress, cool it, palliate, repress, covert, tone down, deep, restful, stilly, tranquillise, preclude, arcadian, politic, chill out, hushed, conservative, break in, relaxing, serenity, restfully, affective, toned-down, legato, bland, slowdown, simmer down, repose, leisure, ataraxis, dim, concise, cut out, reposeful, unflurried, unflashy, put someone at (their) ease, slumberous, economical, monotone, hush up, placid, isolated, modest, you could hear a pin drop, quieted, light, quiesce, reticent, tranquillity, cloistered, repressed, drown, underemployed, confound, smother, sound, cool off, irritate, check, silent, suave, good-tempered, plain, unostentatious, somnolent, heartsease, tranquil, calm down, casual.

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