Word of the Day: ataraxia

Pronunciation: [at-uh-RAK-see-uh]

Definition: A state of freedom from emotional disturbance and anxiety; tranquility.

Part of Speech: noun

Sentence: If one can rid their live of mental stress and emotional pain they have achieved ataraxia.

Synonyms: tranquility, peacefulness, equanimity, serenity

Antonyms: chaos, pandemonium, agitation,

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