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synonyms for subdued

  • hushed
  • low-key
  • mellow
  • muted
  • restrained
  • sober
  • solemn
  • unobtrusive
  • chastened
  • dejected
  • dim
  • domesticated
  • grave
  • moderated
  • repressed
  • shaded
  • softened
  • tempered
  • crestfallen
  • domestic
  • down in the mouth
  • downcast
  • inobtrusive
  • neutral
  • out of spirits
  • repentant
  • sad
  • serious
  • soft
  • submissive
  • subtle
  • tasteful
  • toned down
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antonyms for subdued

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  • cheerful
  • happy
  • aroused
  • boisterous
  • communicative
  • excited
  • roused
  • talkative
  • uncontrolled
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How to use subdued in a sentence

The result of all this subdued emotion is a movie that can be called stoic in the best sense of the word.
FIRTH, TUCCI FACE TRAGEDY WITH RESTRAINT IN ‘SUPERNOVA’JOHN PAUL KINGJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
It may have been a somewhat subdued, socially-distanced affair in Washington yesterday—LOWEST.
AFTER AN INAUGURATION DAY RALLY FOR THE RECORD BOOKS, WHAT’S NEXT FOR STOCKS?BERNHARD WARNERJANUARY 21, 2021FORTUNE
The sensational coverage in China’s more nationalistic outlets and on social media contrasted with the more straightforward, subdued tone of other state media sources.
CHINESE STATE MEDIA IS ALREADY USING CAPITOL RIOTS IN ITS ANTI-U.S. NARRATIVEGRADY MCGREGORJANUARY 7, 2021FORTUNE
Against a subdued backdrop in stocks this week, the frenzy in cryptocurrencies shows no signs of slowing down.
S&P 500 RALLIES TO CLOSE THE YEAR AT A RECORD HIGHKAREN YUANDECEMBER 31, 2020FORTUNE
It will be a more subdued holiday for a lot of us when, let’s be honest, we may be just too drained to want to cook — or clean — all day.
HARISSA-GLAZED TURKEY LEGS WITH SWEET POTATOES DELIVER BIG FLAVOR ON A BUDGETBECKY KRYSTALNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Tavia Bruxellas, a senior at Liberty studying international relations, said politics were more subdued on campus this fall.
LYNCHBURG GOES BLUE FOR PRESIDENT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE HARRY TRUMAN IN 1948LAURA VOZZELLA, SUSAN SVRLUGANOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The intricate perforations of the lamp were inset with colored glass, and the result was a subdued and warm illumination.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Search with a one-twelfth-inch objective, using very subdued light.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Kazmah slightly raised his hand in greeting: the big ring glittered in the subdued light.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Even their military music was of a peculiarly soft and subdued character.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SUBDUED

  • bald
  • bare
  • bare-bones
  • bleak
  • clean
  • dour
  • plain
  • primitive
  • rustic
  • severe
  • simple
  • spare
  • spartan
  • stark
  • subdued
  • unadorned
  • unembellished
  • vanilla
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