1. Free from noticeable current
2. Not sparkling; SYN. noneffervescent.
3. Used of pictures; of a single or static photograph not presented so as to create the illusion of motion; or representing objects not capable of motion
ETYM as. stille quietly. Related to Still. The modern senses come from the idea of stopping and staying still, or motionless.
1. With reference to action or condition; without change, interruption, or cessation.
2. Without moving or making a sound; SYN. stock-still.
Andrew Taylor 1828-1917 American founder of osteopathy
US painter. He was a pioneer and central figure of Abstract Expressionism. His vast, thickly painted canvases are characterized by jagged areas of raw colors. 1954 1954 (Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York) is typical.
Self-taught, Still painted flickering, semiabstract landscapes of western America during the 1930s and 1940s prior to arriving at his own forceful style about 1947. The broadening of his technique coincided with his moral stance against extraneous detail and his exploration of simplified fields of dark and light color.
1. A static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes)
2. An apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; consists of a vessel in which a substance is vaporized by heat and a condenser where the vapor is condensed.
To lessen the intensity of; calm; as of of anxieties and fears; SYN. allay, relieve, ease.