calm before the storm

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A period of peace before a disturbance or crisis; an unnatural or false calm before a storm.
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The meeting may be peaceful now, but this is only the calm before the storm.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'calm before the storm':

Calm before the StormAn unusual peace before any storm or disaster
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die Ruhe vor dem Sturm

la calma antes de la tormenta

le calme avant la tempête

嵐の前の静けさ

stille før stormen

calma antes da tempestade

затишье перед бурей

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