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linaw [lí.naw.] : calm (adj.); lake (n.); pool (n.)
Synonyms: danaw; kalma

Derivatives of linaw

n. (attribute)1. calm, calmness, composure, equanimitysteadiness of mind under stress.; "he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity"
~ disposition, temperamentyour usual mood.; "he has a happy disposition"
~ aplomb, assuredness, sang-froid, cool, poisegreat coolness and composure under strain.; "keep your cool"
~ serenity, tranquility, placidity, repose, tranquillity, quieta disposition free from stress or emotion.
n. (phenomenon)2. calm, calm airwind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale.
~ air current, current of air, windair moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure.; "trees bent under the fierce winds"; "when there is no wind, row"; "the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere"
~ beaufort scale, wind scalean international scale of wind force from 0 (calm air) to 12 (hurricane).
v. (emotion)3. calm, calm down, lull, quiet, quieten, still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillizemake calm or still.; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
~ lullcalm by deception.; "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"
~ composecalm (someone, especially oneself); make quiet.; "She had to compose herself before she could reply to this terrible insult"
~ appease, assuage, conciliate, gentle, gruntle, lenify, mollify, pacify, placatecause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of.; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
~ reassure, assurecause to feel sure; give reassurance to.; "The airline tried to reassure the customers that the planes were safe"
~ comfort, console, solace, soothegive moral or emotional strength to.
v. (change)4. becalm, calm, steadymake steady.; "steady yourself"
~ stabilise, stabilizebecome stable or more stable.; "The economy stabilized"
v. (emotion)5. calm, calm down, chill out, cool it, cool off, settle down, simmer downbecome quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation.; "After the fight both men need to cool off."; "It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again."
~ change state, turnundergo 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"
v. (body)6. calm, sedate, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillizecause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to.; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
~ affectact physically on; have an effect upon.; "the medicine affects my heart rate"
~ hypnotise, hypnotize, mesmerise, mesmerizeinduce hypnosis in.
adj. 7. calm, serene, tranquil, unagitatednot agitated; without losing self-possession.; "spoke in a calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil"; "tranquil life in the country"
~ composedserenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress.; "the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage"; "I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time"
adj. 8. calm(of weather) free from storm or wind.; "calm seas"
~ placid, tranquil, unruffled, still, quiet, smooth(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves.; "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"
~ settlednot changeable.; "a period of settled weather"
~ windlesswithout or almost without wind.; "he prefers windless days for playing golf"
~ peaceful, peaceablenot disturbed by strife or turmoil or war.; "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"
n. (object)1. lakea body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land.
~ artificial lake, man-made lake, reservoirlake used to store water for community use.
~ balaton, lake balaton, plattenseea large shallow lake in western Hungary.
~ bayoua swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana).
~ body of water, waterthe part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean).; "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge"
~ body of water, waterthe part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean).; "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge"
~ canandaigua lake, lake canandaiguaa glacial lake in central New York; one of the Finger Lakes.
~ caspian, caspian seaa large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River; the largest inland body of water in the world.
~ cayuga lake, lake cayugaa glacial lake in central New York; the longest of the Finger Lakes.
~ baikal, baykal, lake baikal, lake baykalthe largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the world.
~ lake chelana narrow very deep lake in central Washington in the Cascade Range.
~ coeur d'alene lakea lake in northern Idaho.
~ lake tahoea lake on the border between Nevada and California to the west of Carson City; a popular resort area.
~ bodensee, constance, lake constancea lake in southeastern Germany on the northern side of the Swiss Alps; forms part of the Rhine River.
~ dead seaa saltwater lake on the border between Israel and Jordan; its surface in 1292 feet below sea level.
~ eyre, lake eyrea shallow salt lake in south central Australia about 35 feet below sea level; the largest lake in the country and the lowest point on the continent.
~ floorthe bottom surface of any lake or other body of water.
~ great salt lakea shallow body of salt water in northwestern Utah.
~ great slave lakea lake in the Northwest Territories in northwestern Canada; drained by the Mackenzie River.
~ ijsselmeera shallow lake in northwestern Netherlands created in 1932 by building a dam across the entrance to the Zuider Zee.
~ inlet, recessan arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands).
~ keuka lake, lake keukaa glacial lake in central New York; one of the Finger Lakes.
~ kivu, lake kivua lake in the mountains of central Africa between Congo and Rwanda.
~ lagoon, laguna, lagunea body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand or coral.
~ lake albert, lake albert nyanza, mobuto lakea shallow lake on the border between Uganda and Congo in the Great Rift Valley.
~ aral sea, lake arala lake to the east of the Caspian Sea lying between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.
~ lake chad, chada lake in north central Africa; fed by the Shari river.
~ lake champlain, champlaina lake in northeastern New York, northwestern Vermont and southern Quebec; site of many battles in the French and Indian War and in the American Revolution and in the War of 1812.
~ lake edwarda lake in the Great Rift Valley between Congo and Uganda.
~ lake erie, eriethe 4th largest of the Great Lakes; it is linked to the Hudson River by the New York State Barge Canal.
~ lake geneva, lake lemana lake between southwestern Switzerland and France that is crossed from east to west by the Rhone.
~ huron, lake huronthe 2nd largest of the Great Lakes.
~ ilmen, lake ilmena lake in northwestern Russia; drains through the Volkhov River into Lake Ladoga.
~ ladoga, lake ladogaa lake in northwestern Russia to the north of St. Petersburg; the largest lake in Europe; drains through the Neva River into the Gulf of Finland.
~ lake michigan, michiganthe 3rd largest of the Great Lakes; the largest freshwater lake entirely within the United States borders.
~ lake nasser, nasserlake in Egypt formed by dams built on the Nile River at Aswan.
~ lake malawi, lake nyasaa long lake in southeastern Africa between Tanzania, Mozambique, and Malawi.
~ lake onega, onegalake in northwestern Russia near the border with Finland; second largest lake in Europe.
~ lake ontario, ontariothe smallest of the Great Lakes.
~ lake saint clair, lake st. claira lake between Ontario and Michigan; connected with Lake Huron and Lake Erie.
~ lake superior, superiorthe largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes.
~ lake tana, lake tsanaa lake in northern Ethiopia; the largest lake in Ethiopia and the source of the Blue Nile.
~ lake tanganyika, tanganyikathe longest lake in the world in central Africa between Tanzania and Congo in the Great Rift Valley.
~ daryacheh-ye orumiyeh, lake urmia, urmiaa shallow saline lake in northwestern Iran between Tabriz and the western border of Turkey.
~ lake vanern, vanerna lake in southwestern Sweden; the largest lake in Sweden.
~ lake victoria, victoria nyanzathe largest lake in Africa and the 2nd largest fresh water lake in the world; a headwaters reservoir for the Nile River.
~ lochScottish word for a lake.
~ loughIrish word for a lake.
~ lake okeechobee, okeechobeea lake in southeast Florida to the north of the Everglades.
~ oxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake (often temporary) that is formed when a meander of a river is cut off from the main channel.
~ pond, poola small lake.; "the pond was too small for sailing"
~ poyanga lake in central China that is connected to the Chang Jiang by a canal.
~ salton seaa saltwater lake in southeastern California.
~ lake seneca, seneca lakea glacial lake in central New York; the largest of the Finger Lakes.
~ shorethe land along the edge of a body of water.
~ tarna mountain lake (especially one formed by glaciers).
~ lake winnipeg, winnipega lake in southern Canada in Manitoba.
~ lenticof or relating to or living in still waters (as lakes or ponds).
n. (substance)2. lakea purplish red pigment prepared from lac or cochineal.
~ pigmentdry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.).
n. (substance)3. lakeany of numerous bright translucent organic pigments.
~ pigmentdry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.).
n. (artifact)1. poolan excavation that is (usually) filled with water.
~ cisternan artificial reservoir for storing liquids; especially an underground tank for storing rainwater.
~ excavationa hole in the ground made by excavating.
~ natatorium, swimming bath, swimming poolpool that provides a facility for swimming.; "`swimming bath' is a British term"
~ wading poola shallow pool for children.
~ water jumpa pool or stream in a steeplechase or similar contest.
n. (object)2. pond, poola small lake.; "the pond was too small for sailing"
~ fishponda freshwater pond with fish.
~ horseponda pond for watering horses.
~ lakea body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land.
~ merea small pond of standing water.
~ millponda pond formed by damming a stream to provide a head of water to turn a mill wheel.
~ swimming holea small body of water (usually in a creek) that is deep enough to use for swimming.
~ water holea natural hole or hollow containing water.
n. (group)3. poolan organization of people or resources that can be shared.; "a car pool"; "a secretarial pool"; "when he was first hired he was assigned to the pool"
~ organization, organisationa group of people who work together.
~ typing poola group of typists who can work for different persons.
n. (group)4. consortium, pool, syndicatean association of companies for some definite purpose.
~ associationa formal organization of people or groups of people.; "he joined the Modern Language Association"
~ cartel, corporate trust, combine, trusta consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service.; "they set up the trust in the hope of gaining a monopoly"
n. (possession)5. poolany communal combination of funds.; "everyone contributed to the pool"
~ bet, stakes, wager, stakethe money risked on a gamble.
~ reserve account, reserve fundfunds taken out of earnings to provide for anticipated future payments.
n. (object)6. pool, puddlea small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid.; "there were puddles of muddy water in the road after the rain"; "the body lay in a pool of blood"
~ billabonga stagnant pool of water in the bed of a stream that flows intermittently.
~ body of water, waterthe part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean).; "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge"
~ mud puddlea puddle of mud.; "the children loved a mud puddle"
n. (possession)7. kitty, poolthe combined stakes of the betters.
~ bet, stakes, wager, stakethe money risked on a gamble.
n. (location)8. pool, puddlesomething resembling a pool of liquid.; "he stood in a pool of light"; "his chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines"
~ place, spot, topographic pointa point located with respect to surface features of some region.; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
n. (act)9. pocket billiards, poolany of various games played on a pool table having 6 pockets.
~ table gamea game that is played on a table.
~ breakthe opening shot that scatters the balls in billiards or pool.
~ carom, cannona shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other.
~ masse, masse shota shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly vertically; the cue ball spins around another ball before hitting the object ball.
~ miscuea faulty shot in billiards; the cue tip slips off the cue ball.
~ snookera form of pool played with 15 red balls and six balls of other colors and a cue ball.
v. (possession)10. poolcombine into a common fund.; "We pooled resources"
~ shareuse jointly or in common.
v. (competition)11. pooljoin or form a pool of people.
~ aggroup, groupform a group or group together.