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mute

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2 deliberately refraining from speech

  • remained mute no matter how much we pleaded for an answer
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mute

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a device on a musical instrument that deadens or softens its tone

  • I was practicing my trumpet at three in the morning when the mute fell out, and I managed to wake everyone up
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mute

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1 to stop the noise or speech of

  • muted the television while she was on the phone
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2 to deaden the sound of

  • closing the windows muted the traffic noise so we could get to sleep
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