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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hushed, muted, subdued, quiet(adj)

    in a softened tone

    "hushed voices"; "muted trumpets"; "a subdued whisper"; "a quiet reprimand"


  1. hushed(Adjective)

    Very quietly. In soft tones.

    So awe inspiring was the sight that we spoke only in hushed whispers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hushed

    of Hush

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hushed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hushed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of hushed in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    People are usually so hard of hearing that hardly anything is heard by them, but surprisingly they can easily listen even to a person's hushed word with which they can derive their individual monetary profit in this selfish world.

  2. Oscar Wilde:

    America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.

  3. The GOP candidate:

    They've been incredibly receptive. Even if it's in hushed tones after events, they come up to me afterwards and say,' thank you for saying this,'.

  4. Oscar Wilde:

    America had often been discovered before Columbus, but it had always been hushed up.

Images & Illustrations of hushed

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    • A. adscripted
    • B. foreordained
    • C. equivalent
    • D. ambidextrous

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