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Become quiet or quieter.
synonyms: hush, pipe down, quiesce, quiet, quiet down.
is a specific kind of: change intensity.
verb group: hush, hush up, quietenv3, shut up, silence, still.
is the opposite of: louden.
derivation: quiet, silence | hush, still, stillness | quiescent.
Make calm or still.
synonyms: calm, calm down, lull, quiet, still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize.
is a specific kind of: comfort, console, solace, soothe.
is a broader term that covers: lull | compose | appease, assuage, conciliate, gentle, gruntle, lenify, mollify, pacify, placate | assure, reassure.
is the opposite of: agitate, charge, charge up, commove, excite, rouse, turn on.
derivation: antianxiety agent, ataractic, ataractic agent, ataractic drug, tranquilizer, tranquilliser, tranquillizer | placidity, quiet, repose, serenity, tranquility, tranquillity | hush, still, stillness | letup, lull.
Cause to be quiet or not talk.
synonyms: hush, hush up, shut up, silence, still.
is a specific kind of: conquer, stamp down, subdue, suppress.
is a broader term that covers: shush | calm down, lull | shout down | gag, muzzle.
verb group: hush, pipe down, quiesce, quiet, quiet down, quietenv1.
see also: gloss over, hush up, sleek over, whitewash.
derivation: muffler, silencer | silencer | muteness, silence | quiet, silence | hush, still, stillness | silence.
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