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Synonym of Mute

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mute

Noun
1. a deaf person who is unable to speak
(synonym) deaf-mute, deaf-and-dumb person
(hypernym) deaf person
(hyponym) dummy, silent person
2. a device used to soften the tone of a musical instrument
(hypernym) acoustic device
(hyponym) sourdine, sordino
(derivation) muffle, dull, damp, dampen, tone down

Verb
1. deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
(synonym) muffle, dull, damp, dampen, tone down
(hypernym) soften

Adjective
1. expressed without speech; especially because words would be inappropriate or inadequate; "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
(synonym) tongueless, unspoken, wordless
(similar) inarticulate, unarticulate
2. lacking power of speech
(synonym) tongueless
(similar) nonspeaking, walk-on
3. unable to speak because of hereditary deafness
(synonym) dumb, silent
(similar) inarticulate, unarticulate

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