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SERENE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does serene mean? 

SERENE (adjective)
  The adjective SERENE has 2 senses:

1. not agitated; without losing self-possession
2. completely clear and fine

  Familiarity information: SERENE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SERENE (adjective)


Sense 1serene [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Not agitated; without losing self-possession

Synonyms:

calm; serene; tranquil; unagitated

Context examples:

spoke in a calm voice / remained calm throughout the uproar / he remained serene in the midst of turbulence / a serene expression on her face / she became more tranquil / tranquil life in the country

Similar:

composed (serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress)


Sense 2serene [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Completely clear and fine

Context example:

serene skies and a bright blue sea

Similar:

clear (free from clouds or mist or haze)


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