Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Calm"

The meaning of "Calm" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa "She declared with an unnerving calm."

I don't really understand. "unnerving calm"? wtf how is this even possible? How to rephrase this? ?
A: 'Unnerving calm' means that the fact she was so calm was kind of weird and would freak another person out. Whatever she said was very serious or something that someone would normally panic about. So if she is calm, it will make other people feel uncomfortable,

e.g. 'I just stabbed a guy' she declared with an unnerving calm.

Do you see? If someone said something like that in a calm way it would be very creepy.
Q: O que significa So could you stop being so "stark raving calm"??
A: The common phrase is "stark raving mad," which is used to overemphasize how a person is utterly wildly crazy with emotion. Calm is the opposite.
Q: O que significa calm down?
A: Relax a little, you're getting too emotional.
Q: O que significa calm down?
A: 'Calm down' is an idiom often used in situations when someone is angry, sobbing or in a state of distress that it's disadvantageous, eg. the person may have trouble speaking because they're crying so hard.
When you tell someone to 'calm down', essentially you're telling them to relax.

Example sentences using "Calm"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com calm.
A: Stay calm, don't panic.
This is the calm before the storm.
Stay cool, calm, and collected.
Calm down!
It's better to be calm than to worry.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com calm.
A: Drinking tea makes me calm.

Would you please calm down?

Wait for the storm to calm down.

He isn't very calm.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com calm down.
A: Calm down, don't be mad. Calm down, it's not a big deal. Stop yelling and just calm down. Why can't you just calm down a little?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com calm, friendly and hardworking.
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Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com a calm sea does not make a skilled sailor.
A: That expression itself isn't all that common as it is. In fact, I've never heard of it myself, but it definitely does sound like an English expression. 😅

I mean, I guess for the meaning of that...I'd say that good conditions won't really prove how talented or educated somebody is at something.

Synonyms of "Calm" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Calm down e Keep calm ?
A: "Calm down" = 落ち着く. It is used when someone is stressed/upset.

"Keep calm" = 落ち着き払う. It is used when someone is not yet stressed/upset, but might be soon.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre calm e self-possessed ?
A: Calm is much more common and colloquial. I don’t think I’ve ever heard anyone say “self-possessed” outside of a literary context.

Also self-possessed can be used to describe more disassociated nouns.
Eg. “Tips to become a self-possessed woman” makes sense and is natural
But
“Tips to become a calm woman” is unnatural
Simply,
Both are descriptors but self-possessed is normally followed by the noun that is being described while calm tends to describe a subject that came before in the sentence.
Does that make sense?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre calm down e chill out ?
A: The meaning is the same, when used in the same context. Chill out is less formal. Chill out can also mean to take a break or spend time with a friend.

"Hey buddy, do you want to go the pub for a beer and chill out?"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre calm e quiet ?
A: Quiet is when the person doesn't really make any sounds. Calm is when the person is not being hype or not being too active.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre calm down e keep your cool ?
A: when you tell some one to calm down that would mean that they are already upset. to keep your cool would mean that the person is not upset yet and should stay not upset.

Translations of "Calm"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? calm
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "I hope you're not disturbing your calm" is it correct the sentence?
A: I hope I'm not bothering you
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? calm down
A: Calm your tits :p
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? calm
A: Calm down or cool down

Other questions about "Calm"

Q: Can you say "I should have stayed calm" when you're talking about your state of mind over a couple of months? Or would it be more suitable for a shorter period of time? I'm looking for an expression to describe someone's state of mind not be overwhelmed by the amount of responsibilities to lead a big event during the course of organizing and executing it. Like "If I had been more _____, I wouldn't have made so many stupid mistakes."
A: You’re welcome! I just happened to open the app 😁 Anyway, I think clear-headed works a lot better. I would not say those adjectives work only for short periods of time, because you can also describe someone as “a calm person”, for instance. But in your case, I think you’re right to try to find something that sounds a bit more natural. Maybe: “If I had been more organized (and/or prepared), maybe I wouldn’t have made so many mistakes.” Alternatively, “If I was more focused, maybe I wouldn’t have made so many mistakes.” There’s so many words you can use😅 Hope this helps!
Q: He has a calm, cool personality and it translates beautifully in his films. soa natural?
A: × He has a calm, cool personality and it translates beautifully in his films.
✓ He has a calm, cool personality and it translates beautifully into his films.

It's a nice sounding sentence.
Q: Let’s calm down, and think thoroughly where did you use the book the last time. soa natural?
A: It’s so close—good job!

Let’s calm down and think! Where did you last use the book?

You could add “thoroughly,” but it wouldn’t be used that way very often.

Hope that helps!
Q: I'm trying to lead a calm and peaceful life in order to live long. soa natural?
A: Just to make it sound more natural maybe try:
I’m trying to lead a calm and peaceful life in order to live A LONG TIME.

But the original is still right if you leave it as is!
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar calm.
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