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See definition of quietening on Dictionary.com
  • as insoporific
  • as insomnifacient

synonyms for quietening

  • anesthetic
  • calming
  • deadening
  • hypnotic
  • narcotic
  • opiate
  • sedative
  • balmy
  • dozy
  • drowsy
  • dull
  • mesmerizing
  • nodding
  • numbing
  • slumberous
  • snoozy
  • somniferous
  • somnolent
  • soothing
  • tranquilizing

antonyms for quietening

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  • upsetting
  • awake
  • conscious
  • exciting
  • invigorating
  • stimulating
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    How to use quietening in a sentence

    He obeyed, and the rush of cold, wet air had a curiously quietening effect upon the nerves of all of them.
    THE GREAT PRINCE SHANE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO QUIETENING

    • anesthetic
    • balmy
    • calming
    • deadening
    • dozy
    • drowsy
    • dull
    • hypnotic
    • mesmerizing
    • narcotic
    • nodding
    • numbing
    • opiate
    • quietening
    • sedative
    • slumberous
    • snoozy
    • somniferous
    • somnolent
    • soothing
    • tranquilizing
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.