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hold it down

  • as inquiet
  • as instifle
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Synonyms for hold it down

verb make silent, calm
  • allay
  • appease
  • assuage
  • hush
  • mollify
  • muffle
  • muzzle
  • pacify
  • please
  • relax
  • satisfy
  • soften
  • soothe
  • squelch
  • subdue
  • ameliorate
  • becalm
  • choke
  • compose
  • console
  • gag
  • gratify
  • ice
  • inactivate
  • lull
  • moderate
  • palliate
  • quieten
  • reconcile
  • settle
  • shush
  • silence
  • slack
  • smooth
  • soft-pedal
  • square
  • squash
  • still
  • stroke
  • tranquilize
  • button one's lip
  • calm down
  • can it
  • clam up
  • cool it
  • cool out
  • dummy up
  • fix up
  • hold it down
  • patch things up
  • shut up
  • take the bite out of

Antonyms for hold it down

  • agitate
  • anger
  • annoy
  • depress
  • incite
  • irritate
  • provoke
  • release
  • trouble
  • upset
  • worry
  • aggravate
  • disagree
  • disturb
  • excite
  • move
  • turn up
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to hold it down

quiet

verb. make silent, calm

stifle

verb. prevent, restrain

stifled

verb. prevent, restrain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.