ataraxia definition

  • noun:
    • A pleasure which comes whenever thoughts are at peace.
    • Perfect satisfaction, or peace.
    • Freedom from the passions; peace of mind; stoical indifference: a term employed by the Stoics and Skeptics.
    • reassurance
    • A pleasure that comes as soon as the thoughts are at peace.
    • Perfect peace of mind, or calmness.
    • Freedom from the interests; calmness of head; stoical indifference: a term used by the Stoics and Skeptics.
    • peace of mind

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