a.1.Motionless; at rest; quiet; as, to stand still; to lie or sit still.
2.Uttering no sound; silent; as, the audience is still; the animals are still.
3.Not disturbed by noise or agitation; quiet; calm; as, a still evening; a still atmosphere.
4.Comparatively quiet or silent; soft; gentle; low.
5.Constant; continual.
By still practice learn to know thy meaning.
- Shak.
6.Not effervescing; not sparkling; as, still wines.
Still life
a - (Fine Arts) Inanimate objects
b - (Painting) The class or style of painting which represents inanimate objects, as fruit, flowers, dead game, etc.
n.1.Freedom from noise; calm; silence; as, the still of midnight.
2.A steep hill or ascent.
adv.1.To this time; until and during the time now present; now no less than before; yet.
2.In the future as now and before.
Hourly joys be still upon you!
- Shak.
3.In continuation by successive or repeated acts; always; ever; constantly; uniformly.
4.In an increasing or additional degree; even more; - much used with comparatives.
5.Notwithstanding what has been said or done; in spite of what has occured; nevertheless; - sometimes used as a conjunction. See Synonym of But.
6.After that; after what is stated.
Still and anon
at intervals and repeatedly; continually; ever and anon; now and then.
v. t.1.To stop, as motion or agitation; to cause to become quiet, or comparatively quiet; to check the agitation of; as, to still the raging sea.
[imp. & p. p. Stilled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Stilling.]
2.To stop, as noise; to silence.
3.To appease; to calm; to quiet, as tumult, agitation, or excitement; as, to still the passions.
n.1.A vessel, boiler, or copper used in the distillation of liquids; specifically, one used for the distillation of alcoholic liquors; a retort. The name is sometimes applied to the whole apparatus used in in vaporization and condensation.
2.A house where liquors are distilled; a distillery.
Still watcher
a device for indicating the progress of distillation by the density of the liquid given over.
- Knight.
v. t.1.To cause to fall by drops.
2.To expel spirit from by heat, or to evaporate and condense in a refrigeratory; to distill.
v. i.1.To drop, or flow in drops; to distill.
Noun1.still - a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); "he wanted some stills for a magazine ad"
2.still - (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"
Synonyms: hush, stillness
3.still - an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; consists of a vessel in which a substance is vaporized by heat and a condenser where the vapor is condensed
4.still - a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation
Synonyms: distillery
Verb1.still - make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
2.still - cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!"
3.still - lessen the intensity of or calm; "The news eased my conscience"; "still the fears"
Synonyms: allay, ease, relieve
4.still - make motionless
Adj.1.still - not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"
2.still - marked by absence of sound; "a silent house"; "soundless footsteps on the grass"; "the night was still"
Synonyms: silent, soundless
3.still - free from disturbance; "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still water"; "unruffled water"
4.still - used of pictures; of a single or static photograph not presented so as to create the illusion of motion; or representing objects not capable of motion; "a still photograph"; "Cezanne's still life of apples"
moving - used of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion; "Her ambition was to be in moving pictures or `the movies'"
5.still - not sparkling; "a still wine"; "still mineral water"
Synonyms: noneffervescent
effervescent, sparkling - used of wines and waters; charged naturally or artificially with carbon dioxide; "sparkling wines"; "sparkling water"
6.still - free from noticeable current; "a still pond"; "still waters run deep"
Adv.1.still - with reference to action or condition; without change, interruption, or cessation; "it's still warm outside"; "will you still love me when we're old and grey?"
no longer, no more - not now; "she is no more"
2.still - despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession); "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"; "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"; "he was a stern yet fair master"; "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"
3.still - to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons; "looked sick and felt even worse"; "an even (or still) more interesting problem"; "still another problem must be solved"; "a yet sadder tale"
Synonyms: even, yet
4.still - without moving or making a sound; "he sat still as a statue"; "time stood still"; "they waited stock-still outside the door"; "he couldn't hold still any longer"
Synonyms: stock-still
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