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Quiet and Unassuming or Loud and Irritating...

Assuage

(v); to soothe a person's EMOTION syn. mitigate

Appease

(verb); to pacify SOMEONE syn. placate

blatant

(adj.); unpleasantly loud and unashamed

brattle

(n.); THE clattering noise

clamorous

(adj.); loud outcry/noise BY an OBJECT

détente

(n.); an easing tension between nations/rivals

din

(n); THE loud annoying noise

discordant

(adj.); a CLASH ideas or sounds

dormant

(adj.); temporarily inactive

fractious

(adj.); unruling and noisy, inclined to make trouble (Ex. Fractious kids running around...)

imperturbable

(adj.); calm and easy going

mitigate

(v); make less intense/less severe syn. assuage

obstreperous

(adj.); boisterous or a noisy defiance (more aggressively rude being loud

Ostentatious

(adj.) showiness in a way to impress others (MORE RUDE, stubborn, and being aggressive)

placate

(v); to pacify a PERSON syn. appease

placid

(adj.); calm, serene, tranquil syn serene

serene

(adj.); calm, and tranquil syn placid

tranquility

(n); calmness/peacefulness

truculent

(adj.); defiant and agressive (who tends to disagree)

vociferous

(adj.); loud outcry of emotions/expressing opinions in a loud forceful way; agressively and defiance coming from a person

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