- adjective (adj)

Meaning: without or with little sound

Synonyms: buttoned up clammed up close closemouthed could hear a pin drop dumb hushed hushful inaudible low low-pitched muffled mute muted noiseless not saying boo peaceful quiescent quieted reserved reticent secretive silent soft soundless speechless still stilled taciturn tight-lipped uncommunicative unexpressed unspeaking unuttered whist
Antonyms: boisterous clamorous loud noisy
- noun (n)

Meaning: calmness, silence

Synonyms: calm cessation dead air ease hush lull noiselessness peace quietness quietude relaxation repose rest serenity soundlessness speechlessness still stillness stop termination tranquillity
Antonyms: clamor clangor loudness noise

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