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tranquille in English:

1. quiescent quiescent


a group of quiescent loungers recovering from the Thanksgiving feast
... the populations were relatively quiescent.

English word "tranquille"(quiescent) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "A Duel" (Richard Marsh)
Fiches du livre - "The Outcaste" (F. E. Penny)
Fiches du livre - "White Fire" (John Oxenham)
Fiches du livre - "May Carols" (Aubrey De Vere)
Fiches du livre - "Spiders" (Cecil Warburton)

2. untroubled untroubled


His life the past five years had been relatively untroubled.

English word "tranquille"(untroubled) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Philoktetes" (Sophocles)
Fiches du livre - "The Soul of Man" (Oscar Wilde)
Fiches du livre - "Angel's Egg" (Edgar Pangborn)
Fiches du livre - "Carlyon Sahib" (Gilbert Murray)
Fiches du livre - "The Inn of Dreams" (Olive Custa...

3. tranquil tranquil


Life in the country is not always tranquil.
She became more tranquil.
Japan may appear to be peaceful and tranquil on the surface but the fact is that there are a lot of deep-rooted problems.

English word "tranquille"(tranquil) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "The Amateurs" (Alan Cogan)
Fiches du livre - "Afternoon" (Émile Verhaeren)
Fiches du livre - "Songs from the Southland" (Vari...
Fiches du livre - "The Sunlit Hours" (Émile Verhae...
Fiches du livre - "The Bombardment of Reims" (Barr...

4. leisurely


a leisurely stroll on the beach
Sam played a leisurely game of golf on Sunday.
A later entry to the euro area gives the countries affected the opportunity to carry out the necessary reforms at a more leisurely pace and allows people more time to adjust.
leisurely ascent
In the morning, I just want to have a leisurely start.
I can describe China, especially in relation to big cities like Beijing, in one sentence - China is a country whose pace of life is both fast and leisurely.
I have come to realize that China is developing quickly but the Chinese people live a relatively leisurely life.

English word "tranquille"(leisurely) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Fun And Frolic" (Various)
Fiches du livre - "Pick a Crime" (Richard R. Smith)
Fiches du livre - "Time Enough at Last" (Lyn Venable)
Fiches du livre - "The Weirdest World" (R. A. Laff...
Fiches du livre - "Wind and Weather" (Alexander Mc...

5. tranquillise



English word "tranquille"(tranquillise) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Mansfield Park" (Jane Austen)
Fiches du livre - "The Downfall [La Débâcle]" (Émi...
Fiches du livre - "Roger Kyffin's Ward" (W.H.G. Ki...
Fiches du livre - "The Mysteries of London, Volume...
Fiches du livre - "J. S. Le Fanu's Ghostly Tales, ...

6. quiet


Keep quiet!
I sometimes wish I could live a quiet retired sort of life but I doubt I could stand it for more than a few days.
As the popping sound of the fireworks stopped, it suddenly became quiet around me. The smell of gunpowder somehow put me in a sentimental mood.
If that city were a color, it would be a color with a quiet sort of dignity ... wine red, say.
The boy, upon seeing a butterfly, proceeded to run after it, provoking the anger of his mother, who had ordered him to stay quiet while she gossiped with the lady next door.
Is it true that the Pacific side of Japan is cheerful while the Sea of Japan side of Japan is more quiet?
That you should be stalking Hanako! You'd been quiet recently so I'd let my guard down.
It's said to be a girls' high school characterised by its quiet and traditional feel and a chic, high-class uniform.
The novel "All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque has been translated into more than fifty languages.
As the lesson comes to an end, even if the teacher doesn't say a word of "be quiet", "sit down!," the children naturally return to their seats and quieten down.
An essential condition for a helpful interview is a quiet room in which doctor and parents can sit comfortably and in private without being interrupted.
Actually, and I need to keep this quiet, but recently here there's a rumour that young women on this beach are having photos taken in secret of them.
Yesterday, I found a tiny piece of land for sale in a quiet residential area and I immediately decided to buy it.
Bill had always been a quiet, home-loving man, but after a few months in the job, his personality changed.
It seems as it was a shot-gun wedding so they're having a quiet wedding with only family and a couple of friends from university invited.

English word "tranquille"(quiet) occurs in sets:

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15 June 2019