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  Words related to quieten

Related / Similar Words: hush, silence, still, shut up, hush up, calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, lull, quiesce, quiet down, pipe down

 

Definition:
  • cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!";
  • make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear";
  • become quiet or quieter; "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered";

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    See Also: whitewash, gloss over, sleek over, hush up

     

    Hyponyms: shush, lull, calm down, shout down, gag, muzzle, compose, pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle, reassure, assure

     

    Grouped Verbs: hush, quiet, quiesce, quiet down, pipe down, silence, still, shut up, hush up

     

    Derivational Morphology: hush, stillness, still, muteness, silence, quiet, silencer, muffler, letup, lull, tranquilizer, tranquillizer, tranquilliser, antianxiety agent, ataractic drug, ataractic agent, ataractic, repose, placidity, serenity, tranquillity, tranquility

     

    Anagrams: quintet, unquiet

     

     
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