The definition of still is someone or something that is quiet, calm or not moving.(adjective)
An example of still is a person sleeping quietly and not moving.
Still is defined as without movement or up until an indicated time.(adverb)
See still in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE stille, akin to Ger still < IE *stelnu- < base *stel-, to place, set up, standing, immobile > stalk, stall, L locus, place, Gr stēlē, a post
Origin: < obs. still, to distill < L stillare, to drop, drip, trickle < stilla, a drop < *stir(a)la, dim. of stiria, a drop: see stone
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See still in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective still·er, still·est
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English stille; see stel- in Indo-European roots.
Origin: From Middle English stillen, to distill
Origin: , from distillen; see distill.
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