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Definition 1: become quiet or less intensive - [verb of change]

Samples where calm down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the fighting lulled for a moment

Synonyms for calm down in the sense of this definition

(calm down is a kind of ...) cause to be quiet or not talk

"Please silence the children in the church!"

Definition 2: make calm or still - [verb of emotion]

Samples where calm down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • quiet the dragons of worry and fear

Synonyms for calm down in the sense of this definition

(calm down is a kind of ...) give moral or emotional strength to

(... is a kind of calm down ) calm by deception

"Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"

(... is a kind of calm down ) calm (someone, especially oneself); make quiet

"She had to compose herself before she could reply to this terrible insult"

(... is a kind of calm down ) cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of

"She managed to mollify the angry customer"

(... is a kind of calm down ) cause to feel sure; give reassurance to

"The airline tried to reassure the customers that the planes were safe"

Definition 3: become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation - [verb of emotion]

Samples where calm down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After the fight both men need to cool off.
  • It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again.

Synonyms for calm down in the sense of this definition

(calm down is a kind of ...) undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

"We turned from Socialism to Capitalism" "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"

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