- characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
"a quiet life"
"a quiet throng of onlookers"
- free of noise or uproar; or making little if any sound
"a quiet audience at the concert"
"the room was dark and quiet"
- of the sun characterized by a low level of surface phenomena like sunspots e.g.
- with little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly')
"her hands rested quietly in her lap"
"the rock star was quietly led out the back door"