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Synonyms for quieten

verb silence
  • clam
  • dampen
  • deaden
  • dull
  • extinguish
  • gag
  • hush
  • lull
  • muffle
  • mute
  • muzzle
  • overawe
  • quash
  • quell
  • quiet
  • shush
  • soft-pedal
  • squelch
  • stifle
  • still
  • subdue
  • suppress
  • tongue-tie
  • choke off
  • clam up
  • close up
  • cool it
  • cut off
  • cut short
  • decrease the volume
  • dry up
  • dumb
  • dummy up
  • hold one's tongue
  • hush one's mouth
  • hush-hush
  • keep it down
  • pipe down
  • quiet down
  • say nothing
  • shut up
  • sit on
  • strike dumb

Antonyms for quieten

  • agitate
  • allow
  • disturb
  • encourage
  • help
  • irritate
  • let go
  • release
  • start
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to quieten

calm

verb. make composed, quiet

deadened

verb. diminish, muffle, quiet

quiet

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