Silence - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Silence.

HUSH
MUTE
NOISELESSNESS
QUELL
SHUSH
SQUELCH
STILL
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HUSH
  1. wash by removing particles; "Wash ores"
  2. become quiet or still; fall silent; "hush my baby!"
  3. cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!"
  4. become quiet or quieter;
  5. (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"
  6. run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals
MUTE
  1. expressed without speech; "a mute appeal"; "a silent curse"; "best grief is tongueless"- Emily Dickinson; "the words stopped at her lips unsounded"; "unspoken grief"; "choking exasperation and wordless shame"- Thomas Wolfe
  2. deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
  3. a device used to soften the tone of a musical instrument
  4. a deaf person who is unable to speak
  5. unable to speak because of hereditary deafness
NOISELESSNESS
  1. the property of making no noise
QUELL
  1. suppress or crush completely; "squelch any sign of dissent"; "quench a rebellion"
  2. overcome or allay; "quell my hunger"
SHUSH
  1. silence (someone) by uttering `shush!'
SQUELCH
  1. walk through mud or mire; "We had to splosh across the wet meadow"
  2. make a sucking sound
  3. an electric circuit that cuts off a receiver when the signal becomes weaker than the noise
  4. a crushing remark
  5. suppress or crush completely; "squelch any sign of dissent"; "quench a rebellion"
  6. to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
STILL
  1. a plant and works where alcoholic drinks are made by distillation
  2. an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; consists of a vessel in which a substance is vaporized by heat and a condenser where the vapor is condensed
  3. a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes); "he wanted some stills for a magazine ad"
  4. (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves;
  5. (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"
  6. free from noticeable current; "a still pond"; "still waters run deep"
  7. not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"
  8. to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons; "looked sick and felt even worse"; "an even (or still) more interesting problem"; "still another problem must be solved"; "a yet sadder tale"
  9. used of pictures; of a single or static photograph not presented so as to create the illusion of motion; or representing object
Clue Database Last Updated: 18/09/2018 9:00am

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