例句1. the whole pub went quiet
例句2. she spoke in a quiet voice
例句3. a quiet village
例句4. I thought we′d better have a quiet word together before the kids come
例句5. he′s a very quiet, private person
Mini Discotheque with luxurious equipment in a quiet and tasteful environment is the best meeting place for lovers.
The aspirin seemed to quiet the headache.
A quiet place for studying.
Be quiet !
Be quiet ! I can′t endure that noise a moment longer.
Be quiet , hold up your hands!.
Be quiet , so he can sleep.
A quiet afternoon nap
Assorted flower perfume with quiet elegance and delicate fragrance intoxicates you.
You′ll not be intoxicated by wine but by the pleasant music and the quiet , tasteful surroundings of this barroom.
After that, India was relatively quiet for the duration of the war.
Do some quiet reading
Floating on quiet waters.
She is a quiet person, compared with him.
A luxurious high-rise apartment house, a quiet dwelling in downtown area.
It′s quiet , isn′t it?
Wallpaper with patterns of quiet colors is especially loved by intellectuals.
Birds were spilling their song over the quiet woods.
Talk, talk, talk. Your sister wasn′t quiet for five minutes tonight.
Then the conversation lapsed and all was still and quiet .
She lay quiet .
She′s a quiet girl and doesn′t share her thoughts.
She was so quiet that her presence was hardly noticed.
She seems quiet on the surface.
The sea seems quiet today and the blue water reaches far beyond the horizon.
What a treat to get into the peace and quiet of the country.
For God′s sake be quiet , I′m trying to read, or I won′t share the room with you.
A menacing quiet fills the empty streets
1.(of a colour or garment) unobtrusive; not bright or showy.
2.(of a person) mild and reserved by nature.
‘his _quiet_ , middle-aged parents’
‘They are _quiet_ , modest individuals that let you get on with your own thing.’
3.(of a place, period of time, or situation) without much activity, disturbance, or excitement.
‘the street below was _quiet_ , little traffic braving the snow’
‘House prices in east-central Scotland rallied at the end of last year despite a traditionally _quiet_ period for sales, new figures reveal.’
4.Carried out discreetly, secretly, or with moderation.
‘we wanted a _quiet_ wedding’
‘I’ll have a _quiet_ word with him’
5.Expressed in a restrained or understated way.
‘Molly spoke with _quiet_ confidence’
‘A pleasant, modest demeanour seems to shelter a _quiet_ strength and confidence.’
6.Making little or no noise.
‘the car has a _quiet_ , economical engine’
‘I was as _quiet_ as I could be, but he knew I was there’
7.Without being disturbed or interrupted.
‘all he wanted was a _quiet_ drink’
‘We spent a _quiet_ time eating and drinking and chatting until, around 4pm, we drove Mum home.’
1.A peaceful or settled state of affairs in social or political life.
‘after several months of comparative _quiet_ , the scandal re-erupted in August’
‘The brutal crushing of the protests ushered in a period of uneasy _quiet_ in the country’s politics.’
2.Absence of noise or bustle; silence; calm.
‘the ringing of the telephone shattered the early morning _quiet_ ’
‘It was a cold spring morning and the city was deadly _quiet_ .’
3.Freedom from disturbance or interruption by others.
‘he understood her wish for peace and _quiet_ ’
‘I’m looking forward to having my own room back because I’m fed up of having nowhere to go to be alone in peace and _quiet_ .’
1.Make or become silent, calm, or still.
‘there are ways of _quieting_ kids down’
‘the journalists _quieted_ down as Judy stepped on to the dais’
独上高台望四海 手揽云月傍天飞， 落叶重重已十月 归鸟凄凄啼心扉。