The mist seemed to muffle voices as well as obscure the vision.
Pulou (pu-lo'u)--to muffle; to cover the head and face (p. 31).
It was what had been used to muffle his cries, and he saw it was a handkerchief.
On the wall hung their deadly guns, with silencers on them to muffle the report.
She tried to muffle the words with her hand, but his passion swept him on.