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silencing

verb
present participle of silence

Synonyms & Antonyms of silencing

1 to stop the noise or speech of
  • the instructor quickly silenced anyone who tried to interrupt
  • we need to have a repairman come and silence that door alarm

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“Silencing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/silencing. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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