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hush up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hush

  1. to keep from being publicly known the well-connected family was able to hush up the scandal so it never reached the papers Synonyms of hush up burke, cover (up), suppress (up)Words Related to hush up black out, censor, gag, muzzle, silence; quash, repress, smother, spike, squash, squelch, stifle, strangle, throttleNear Antonyms of hush up debunk, expose, reveal, show up, uncloak, uncover, unmask; blab, disclose, divulge, spill, tell, unveil; broadcast, circulate, publish, spread; describe, narrate, recite, recount, rehearse, relate, report



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