be quiet

used for telling someone to stop talking or to stop making a noise

Will you be quiet! I'm trying to read.

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Quiet storm — is a late night radio format, featuring soulful slow jams, pioneered in the mid 1970s by then station intern Melvin Lindsey at WHUR FM, in Washington, D.C. Smokey Robinson s like titled hit single, released in 1975 as the title track to his third …   Wikipedia

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  • Quiet Riot — Основная информация …   Википедия

  • Quiet Storm — Le Quiet Storm est un genre de ballades soul qui évoque généralement une atmosphère nocturne, suave et sexy, apparu au milieu des années 1970. On doit la paternité de ce genre musical au chanteur auteur compositeur américain Smokey Robinson, qui… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Quiet Riot II — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Quiet Riot II álbum de estudio de Quiet Riot Publicación Diciembre de 1978 Grabación Entre Agosto …   Wikipedia Español

  • Quiet storm — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Quiet Storm Orígenes musicales: Soul, R B y Jazz Orígenes culturales: Mediados de los 70, gracias a Smokey Robinson Instrumentos comunes …   Wikipedia Español

  • Quiet — Qui et, a. [Compar. {Quieter}; superl. {Quietest}.] [L. quietus, p. p. pf quiescere to rest, keep quiet; akin to quies rest, and prob. to E. while, n. See {While}, and cf. {Coy}, a., {Quiesce}, {Quietus}, {Quit}, a., {Quite}, {Requiem}.] 1. In a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quiet enjoyment — n. Undisturbed use of land or buildings that one is leasing. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. quiet enjoyment an obligation of a landlord …   Law dictionary

  • quiet — quiet, quiète [ kjɛ, kjɛt ] adj. • XIIIe; lat. quietus ♦ Vx Paisible, tranquille. ⇒ 2. calme. « Il referma la porte de l air le plus quiet » (A. Gide). ⊗ CONTR. Inquiet. ● quiet, quiète adjectif (latin quietus) Littéraire. Paisible : Mener une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • quiet — [kwī′ət] adj. [ME quiete < OFr < L quietus, pp. of quiescere, to become quiet < quies (gen. quietis), rest < IE base * kweye , to rest > WHILE] 1. still; calm; motionless 2. a) not noisy; hushed [a quiet motor] b) not speaking;… …   English World dictionary

  • Quiet Riot — Pays d’origine  État …   Wikipédia en Français

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