Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun still

4 senses of still

Sense 1
still -- (a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); "he wanted some stills for a magazine ad")
       => photograph, photo, exposure, picture, pic -- (a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material)

Sense 2
hush, stillness, still -- ((poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night")
       => silence, quiet -- (the absence of sound; "he needed silence in order to sleep"; "the street was quiet")

Sense 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)
       => apparatus, setup -- (equipment designed to serve a specific function)

Sense 4
distillery, still -- (a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation)
       => plant, works, industrial plant -- (buildings for carrying on industrial labor; "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb still

4 senses of still

Sense 1
calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still -- (make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear")
       => comfort, soothe, console, solace -- (give moral or emotional strength to)

Sense 2
hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush up -- (cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!")
       => suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb -- (to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires")

Sense 3
still, allay, relieve, ease -- (lessen the intensity of or calm; "The news eased my conscience"; "still the fears")
       => comfort, soothe, console, solace -- (give moral or emotional strength to)

Sense 4
still -- (make motionless)
       => change, alter, modify -- (cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue")

Antonyms of adj still

6 senses of still

Sense 1
inactive, motionless, static, still -- (not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest")

INDIRECT (VIA nonmoving) -> moving -- (in motion; "a constantly moving crowd"; "the moving parts of the machine")

Sense 2
silent, soundless, still -- (marked by absence of sound; "a silent house"; "soundless footsteps on the grass"; "the night was still")

INDIRECT (VIA quiet) -> noisy -- (full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds; "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog")

Sense 3
placid, quiet, still, tranquil, smooth, unruffled -- ((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")

INDIRECT (VIA calm) -> stormy -- ((especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion; "a stormy day"; "wide and stormy seas")

Sense 4
still (vs. moving) -- (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 (vs. still) -- (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'")
        => animated -- (made to appear to move as living creatures do; "an animated cartoon"; "animated puppets")

Sense 5
still (vs. sparkling), noneffervescent -- (not sparkling; "a still wine"; "still mineral water")

sparkling (vs. still), effervescent -- (used of wines and waters; charged naturally or artificially with carbon dioxide; "sparkling wines"; "sparkling water")

Sense 6
still -- (free from noticeable current; "a still pond"; "still waters run deep")

INDIRECT (VIA standing) -> running -- ((of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream; "as mountain stream with freely running water"; "hovels without running water")

Similarity of adj still

6 senses of still

Sense 1
inactive, motionless, static, still -- (not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest")
       => nonmoving (vs. moving), unmoving -- (not in motion)

Sense 2
silent, soundless, still -- (marked by absence of sound; "a silent house"; "soundless footsteps on the grass"; "the night was still")
       => quiet (vs. noisy) -- (free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound; "a quiet audience at the concert"; "the room was dark and quiet")

Sense 3
placid, quiet, still, tranquil, smooth, unruffled -- ((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")
       => calm (vs. stormy) -- ((of weather) free from storm or wind; "calm seas")

Sense 4
still (vs. moving) -- (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")

Sense 5
still (vs. sparkling), noneffervescent -- (not sparkling; "a still wine"; "still mineral water")

Sense 6
still -- (free from noticeable current; "a still pond"; "still waters run deep")
       => standing (prenominal) (vs. running) -- ((of fluids) not moving or flowing; "mosquitoes breed in standing water")

Antonyms of adv still

1 of 4 senses of still

Sense 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?")
       Antonym of no longer (Sense 1)
      => no longer, no more -- (not now; "she is no more")

Synonyms of adv still

4 senses of still

Sense 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?")

Sense 2
however, nevertheless, withal, still, yet, all the same, even so, nonetheless, notwithstanding -- (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")

Sense 3
even, yet, 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")

Sense 4
still, stock-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")

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