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adjective as in mute

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Within the quiet cabin a man stood to stare and stare, unspeaking, until his pilot laid a friendly hand upon the broad shoulders.

She bore much pain with calm unspeaking endurance, and she lived in trust of a better world.

False seeing is unseeing,—on the negative side of blindness; and false speaking, unspeaking,—on the negative side of silence.

But, as usual, he read nothing in the bland, unspeaking countenance before him.

Conan glared at him unspeaking, feeling a chill along his spine.


On this page you'll find 215 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unspeaking, such as: buttoned-up, clammed up, close, close-mouthed, could hear a pin drop, and dumb.

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