quieter

qui·​et·​er | \ ˈkwī-ə-tər How to pronounce quieter (audio) \

Definition of quieter

 (Entry 1 of 2)

comparative form of the adjective quiet

leading a quieter life a quieter person a car with a quieter engine

quieter

noun
plural quieters

Definition of quieter (Entry 2 of 2)

: one that quiets something or someone a crowd quieter a medicine that can be an effective quieter for a noisy cough

First Known Use of quieter

Noun

circa 1542, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of quieter was circa 1542

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