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such as silence. On this page you can see how to spell silence. Also,
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absence of sound, speech
calm, censorship, death, dumbness, hush, hush-hush, iron curtain, laconism, lull, muteness, noiselessness, peace, quiescence, quiet, quietness, quietude, quietus, reserve, reticence, secrecy, sleep, speechlessness, still, stillness, sulk, sullenness, taciturnity, uncommunicativeness, Inarticulateness, dead air, saturninity, blackout.
peacefulness, placidity, placidness, quietude, tranquillity, Imperturbation.
deaf-mute, deafness, stone-deafness.
decease, eternal rest, finis, losses, necrosis, obliteration, passing, finises, after life.
dumbness, speechlessness, taciturnity, voicelessness.
deadness, dullness, flatness, muteness, non-resonance.
cutoff, dreaminess, forty winks, motionlessness, re-creation, somnolence, time off, re-creations.
restraint, self-discipline, self-government, withholdings.
confidentiality, secretiveness, stealth, Clandestinity, Secretness, clandestineness, surreptitiousness, huggermugger, confidentialities.
hush, hush up, inaudibility, lull, muteness, noiselessness, quiet, quieten, secrecy, secretiveness, shut up, soundlessness, still, stillness.
hush, hush up, quieten, shut up, silence, still.
make or be quiet
choke off, clam, clam up, close up, cool it, cut short, dampen, deaden, dry up, dull, dumb, dummy up, extinguish, gag, muffle, mute, muzzle, overawe, pipe down, quash, quell, quiet down, quieten, shush, shut up, squelch, stifle, strike dumb, subdue, suppress, cut off, sit on, decrease the volume, hold one's tongue, hush one's mouth, keep it down, say nothing, soft-pedal, tongue-tie.
deaden, dull, muffle, quiet, still, turn down.
Examples of usage:
– Orientations by William Somerset Maugham
– The Literary Sense by E. Nesbit
– How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
– San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
– The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour