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Definition of Quiescent


  1. Being in a state of repose; at rest; still; not moving; as, a quiescent body or fluid.
  2. Not ruffed with passion; unagitated; not in action; not excited; quiet; dormant; resting.
  3. Not sounded; silent; as, y is quiescent in "day" and "say."
  4. A silent letter.

Quiescent Translations

quiescent in Hungarian is nyugodt, nyugalmas
quiescent in Swedish is lugnt, lugn