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Definition of "still" [still]

  • Free of sound. (adjective)
  • Low in sound; hushed or subdued. (adjective)
  • Not moving or in motion. (adjective)
  • Free from disturbance, agitation, or commotion. (adjective)
  • Free from a noticeable current: a still pond; still waters. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "still" in a sentence
  • "Chrome is still far from feature-complete (* still* no bookmarks manager?), but it has some really unique features that make it worth using even now. reply"
  • "The following is an extract of a letter from a gentleman, a native and still a resident of one of the slave states, and _still a slaveholder_."
  • "QUOTATION: “Disguise thyself as thou wilt, still, Slavery, ” said I, “still thou art a bitter draught."