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Princeton's WordNet

  1. keep quiet, shut one's mouth, keep one's mouth shut(verb)

    refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information

    "Don't tell him any secrets--he cannot keep his mouth shut!"


  1. keep quiet(Verb)

    remain silent

  2. keep quiet(Verb)

    To refrain from talking about something; to keep a secret.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of keep quiet in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of keep quiet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mihoko Iwasawa:

    I'll just keep quiet and hope the LDP wins.

  2. Latin Proverb:

    Keep quiet and people will think you a philosopher.

  3. Ashima:

    I will rather keep quiet than degrading mental acumen by engaging in discussion with mindless creatures!

  4. Napolean Hill:

    Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.

  5. Genaro Perfecto:

    If you're ill, or cut yourself in the fields, they don't pay the day (if you are out for treatment), you keep quiet, and keep working covered in blood.

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