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Silent and silence - thesaurus

Synonyms

silent

adjective

a silent person or group of people does not talk, laugh, or make any noise

silence

noun

complete quiet

quiet

adjective

used about places in which there is little noise

mute

adjective

not speaking, or not willing to speak

inaudible

adjective

difficult or impossible to hear

soundless

adjective

silent

noiseless

adjective

not making any sound

quiescent

adjective

very formal not making any movements or noises

quiet as a mouse

very quiet

you could hear a pin drop

used for emphasizing how quiet a place is when no one is talking

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a deafening silence

a serious failure to say or do something in reaction to a request or action

a silence/hush falls

used for saying that a group of people suddenly become quiet

hush

noun

a sudden silence

like a morgue

without much noise or activity

not hear a dicky bird

informal to not hear any noise or any news about someone

not hear a squeak from/out of someone

used for emphasizing that someone has not spoken or made any sound

schtum

adjective

informal silent

silence

noun

a period of time when no one speaks

silent

adjective

refusing to provide information or to talk about something

silent

adjective

a silent action or activity is done without talking or making any sounds

silent

adjective

a silent place is very quiet

sulk

noun

a short period when you show people that you are angry by refusing to talk to them or to do something with them

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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