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tranquil
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
calm and undisturbed
  • Gradually, he fell into that deep tranquil sleep which ease from recent suffering alone imparts; that calm and peaceful rest which it is pain to wake from.
    Chapter 12 — In Which Oliver is Taken Better Care of than He Ever was.... (33% in)
  • Who can describe the pleasure and delight, the peace of mind and soft tranquillity, the sickly boy felt in the balmy air, and among the green hills and rich woods, of an inland village!
    Chapter 32 — Of the Happy Life Oliver Began to Lead with His Kind Friends (64% in)
  • Mrs. Maylie took up her abode with her son and daughter-in-law, to enjoy, during the tranquil remainder of her days, the greatest felicity that age and worth can know—the contemplation of the happiness of those on whom the warmest affections and tenderest cares of a well-spent life, have been unceasingly bestowed.
    Chapter 53 — And Last (6% in)

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