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Main Entry: 1qui·et
Pronunciation: 'kwI-&t
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French quiete, Latin quiet-, quies rest, quiet -- more at WHILE
Date: 14th century
: the quality or state of being quiet : TRANQUILLITY
- on the quiet : in a secretive manner : in secret