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hush

noun

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1 a state of freedom from storm or disturbance
  • The storm passed, and a hush fell over the sea.
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2 the near or complete absence of sound
  • A hush fell over the auditorium as the lights went down.
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hush

verb

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1 to become still and orderly
  • The whole room hushed when the queen made her entrance.
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cool it

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2 to stop talking
  • Everyone in the courtroom hushed when the judge entered.
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hold one's tongue (or hold one's peace)

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3 to stop the noise or speech of
  • He tried to hush the baby by making a lot of silly faces.
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