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Definition of "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)
  • Motionless; stationary (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.

  • Undisturbed or tranquil; silent and calm (adjective)
  • Not sparkling or effervescent (adjective)
  • Gentle or quiet; subdued (adjective)
  • (of a child) dead at birth (adjective)
  • Continuing now or in the future as in the past (adverb)
  • Up to this or that time; yet (adverb)
  • Even or yet (adverb)
  • Quiet or without movement (adverb)
  • Always (adverb)
  • Silence or tranquillity (noun)
  • A still photograph, esp of a scene from a motion-picture film (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • To make or become still, quiet, or calm (verb)
  • To allay or relieve (verb)
  • Even then; nevertheless

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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."