Hyphenation of silent

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Definitions of silent:

Marked by absence of sound
A silent house Soundless footsteps on the grass The night was still
Failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to
The witness remained silent
Implied by or inferred from actions or statements
Gave silent consent A tacit agreement The understood provisos of a custody agreement
Not made to sound
The silent `h' at the beginning of `honor' In French certain letters are often unsounded
Having a frequency below or above the range of human audibility
A silent dog whistle
Unable to speak because of hereditary deafness

Synonyms of silent:

adj soundless, still, quiet
adj mum, uncommunicative, incommunicative
adj implied, tacit, understood, implicit, inexplicit
adj unsounded, inaudible, unhearable
adj inaudible, unhearable
adj dumb, mute, inarticulate, unarticulate

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