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Correct spelling:
silence
Definition:
To cause to be silent: to put to rest: to stop.

Synonyms:

adjective
sedative
slumberous.
slumberous
Husher.
noun
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.
attribute
quiet, silence.
calm
peacefulness, placidity, placidness, quietude, tranquillity, Imperturbation.
concealment
secrecy.
deafness
deaf-mute, deafness, stone-deafness.
death
decease, eternal rest, finis, losses, necrosis, obliteration, passing, finises, after life.
dumbness
dumbness, speechlessness, taciturnity, voicelessness.
inactivity
rest.
non-resonance
deadness, dullness, flatness, muteness, non-resonance.
quiet
hush, still.
rest
cutoff, dreaminess, forty winks, motionlessness, re-creation, somnolence, time off, re-creations.
restraint
restraint, self-discipline, self-government, withholdings.
secrecy
confidentiality, secretiveness, stealth, Clandestinity, Secretness, clandestineness, surreptitiousness, huggermugger, confidentialities.
silence
hush, hush up, inaudibility, lull, muteness, noiselessness, quiet, quieten, secrecy, secretiveness, shut up, soundlessness, still, stillness.
state
silence.
taciturnity
selfcontrol.
verb
change
hush, hush up, quieten, shut up, silence, still.
disprove
confute.
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.
quiet
deaden, dull, muffle, quiet, still, turn down.
silence
mute, shush.
Examples of usage:
  1. But the silence in the room was more than the silence of people who did not speak. – Orientations by William Somerset Maugham
  2. Only silence answered her. – The Literary Sense by E. Nesbit
  3. But their silence could not last long. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  4. And they walked on in silence. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  5. Then there was a long silence. – The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour

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