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Ways of telling someone to stop talking or to be quiet - synonyms or related words

be quiet

used for telling someone to stop talking or to stop making a noise

sh

interjection

used for telling someone to be quiet

shush

interjection

used for telling someone, especially a child, to be quiet. This word is often used instead of a stronger word such as shut up.

shh

interjection

used for telling someone to stop talking or to be less noisy

keep your voice down

used for telling someone to be quiet

shut it

an offensive way of telling someone to stop talking

dry up

spoken used for rudely telling someone to stop talking

button it

used for telling someone in a rude way to be quiet

can it

used for rudely telling someone to stop talking

zip it

used to tell someone rudely to stop speaking

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