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adjective still pronunciation in American English /stɪl/
  1. 1
    not moving

    The water appeared still from a distance.

    sit/stand still:

    Just sit still for a minute and let me tie your shoe.

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  2. 3
    quiet and calm, with nothing happening

    By 10:00 the streets are pretty still.

  3. 4
    mainly British without gas bubbles


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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