Definition of 'quietude'
Example sentences containing 'quietude'
Its old brick buildings, clustered beneath bare trees, had the hush of a convent, a quietude to dispel the pain within.DREAMS OF INNOCENCE (2002) BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Trends of 'quietude'
View usage over:
Definition of quietude from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.