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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 se·ren·i·ty /səˈrɛnəti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Se·ren·i·ty n.
 1. The quality or state of being serene; clearness and calmness; quietness; stillness; peace.
    A general peace and serenity newly succeeded a general trouble.   --Sir W. Temple.
 2. Calmness of mind; eveness of temper; undisturbed state; coolness; composure.
    I can not see how any men should ever transgress those moral rules with confidence and serenity.   --Locke.
 Note:Serenity is given as a title to the members of certain princely families in Europe; as, Your Serenity.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a disposition free from stress or emotion [syn: repose, quiet,
            placidity, tranquillity, tranquility]
      2: the absence of mental stress or anxiety [syn: peace, peacefulness,
          peace of mind, repose, heartsease, ataraxis]