Stillness vs Quietage - What's the difference?

stillness | quietage |


As nouns the difference between stillness and quietage

is that stillness is the quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity while quietage is (obsolete) quietness; stillness, peace.

stillness

English

Noun

  • The quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity.
  • Habitual silence or quiet; taciturnity.
  • * 1603 , , II. iii. 186:
  • The gravity and stillness of your youth / The world hath noted;

    quietage

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (obsolete) Quietness; stillness, peace.
  • *1596 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , IV.3:
  • *:Instead thereof sweet peace and quiet-age / It doth establish in the troubled mynd.