Tranquility vs. Tranquillity

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  • Tranquillity

    Tranquillity (also spelled tranquility) is the quality or state of being tranquil; that is, calm, serene, and worry-free. The word tranquillity appears in numerous texts ranging from the religious writings of Buddhism, where the term passaddhi refers to tranquillity of the body, thoughts and consciousness on the path to enlightenment, to an assortment of policy and planning guidance documents, where interpretation of the word is typically linked to engagement with the natural environment.

  • Tranquility (noun)

    alternative spelling of tranquillity

  • Tranquillity (noun)

    the state of being tranquil

  • Tranquillity (noun)

    the absence of disturbance; peacefulness

  • Tranquillity (noun)

    the absence of stress; serenity

  • Tranquillity (noun)

    the quality of calm such as that experienced in places with mainly natural features and activities, free from disturbance from manmade ones.

  • Tranquillity (noun)

    the quality or state of being tranquil; calm

    “passing cars are the only noise that disturbs the tranquillity of rural life”

Oxford Dictionary

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