For the time being, conscience was muted by gratified ambition.
Then to his ears came the most welcome soft roar of muted rockets.
Muted cornets, banjos and saxophones were wailing out a tom-tom adagio.
There was a peculiar, throaty quality in her voice, like a muted violin or 'cello.
“You will not be lonely,” said the unfortunate man in a muted voice.
Yet who would ...