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keeping down

see definition of keeping down
  • as inmute
  • as inoppress
  • as inrestrain
  • as insilence
  • as inquieten
  • as inshush
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Synonyms for keeping down

verb muffle, tone down sound
  • dampen
  • soften
  • subdue
  • benumb
  • deaden
  • drown
  • gag
  • hush
  • lower
  • moderate
  • muzzle
  • reduce
  • silence
  • soft-pedal
  • bottle up
  • cork up
  • decrease the volume
  • keep it down
  • pipe down
  • put damper on
  • put the lid on
  • turn down

Antonyms for keeping down

  • free
  • increase
  • let go
  • liberate
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • articulate
  • speak
  • voice
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.