Sentence Examples

  • He covered one ear to mute the passing traffic.
  • Lisa stared in mute horror.
  • With only two weeks remaining before their wedding, that was a mute issue.
  • This law gave increased freedom in the matter of the right of association and public meeting; but in the case of the Poles it was applied with such rigidity that, in order to evade it they held mute public meetings, resolutions being written up in Polish on a blackboard and passed by show of hands, without a word being said.1
  • Carmen stopped washing the dish in her hand and stared at Mary in mute silence.