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!"
To refrain from talking about something; to keep a secret.
The numerical value of keep quiet in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of keep quiet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I'll just keep quiet and hope the LDP wins.
Keep quiet and people will think you a philosopher.
I will rather keep quiet than degrading mental acumen by engaging in discussion with mindless creatures!
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
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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- callarCatalan, Valencian
- мльчатиOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- vait olemaEstonian
- olla hiljaaFinnish
- se taireFrench
- 黙る, 沈黙Japanese
- 조용히 하다Korean
- ќу́ти, мо́лчиMacedonian
- [[ficar]] [[quieto]], calar-sePortuguese
- citiri, cagliare, cagliaiSardinian
- mučati, ћутати, ћутјети, мучати, ćutjeti, ćutatiSerbo-Croatian
- tiga, hålla tystSwedish
- sukut qilmoqUzbek
- lặng thinh, im lặngVietnamese
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