Definition of tranquil adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtræŋkwɪl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtræŋkwɪl//
(formal) Hobbies
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quiet and peaceful synonym serene a tranquil scene the tranquil waters of the lake She led a tranquil life in the country. See related entries: Hobbies Word Originlate Middle English: from French tranquille or Latin tranquillus.Extra examples The town looked tranquil in the evening sunlight. It is a tranquil place of quiet beauty. The island is a haven for the tourist who wants sun and sea in a tranquil setting.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tranquil