pipe down

verb

Definition of pipe down

intransitive verb
:to stop talking or making noise

Examples of pipe down in a Sentence

  1. if you don't pipe down, we're turning this car around and going straight home!

  2. Pipe down or I'll cancel recess! the teacher commanded

Origin and Etymology of pipe down

pipe down Synonyms

Synonyms
calm (down), chill out [slang], cool, hush, quiet, settle (down)
Antonyms
act up, carry on, cut up
Related Words
dry up; relax, tranquilize (also tranquillize), unwind, zone out
Near Antonyms
clown (around), fool around, horse around, monkey (around), show off, skylark


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