Definition of quietness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈkwaɪətnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkwaɪətnəs//
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  1. 1the state of having very little noise the quietness of the countryside
  2. 2the state of not talking very much; the tendency to not talk very much His quietness worried her.
  3. 3the state of not having many people or much noise or activity the relative quietness in the art market