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Another word for mute

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Adjective
  1. Temporarily unable or unwilling to speak, as from shock or fear

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    words

  2. Lacking the power or faculty of speech

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    words

Verb
  1. To decrease or dull the sound of

  2. To make or become less severe or extreme

      1. (idiomatic) To relax; to make quieter or less obtrusive; to make milder.
      2. To moderate or relax; to diminish or weaken the striking characteristics of; to soften.
      3. To make a television program, piece of writing, etc. less offensive and so more suitable for a family audience.
      1. To modify by the addition of a moderating element; moderate:
      2. To bring to a desired consistency, texture, hardness, or other physical condition by blending, admixing, or kneading:
      3. To harden or strengthen (metal or glass) by application of heat or by heating and cooling.
      1. Brought from wildness into a domesticated or tractable state.
      2. Naturally unafraid; not timid:
      3. Submissive; docile; fawning:
      1. To subjugate (a region or people, for example) by military force.
      2. To bring under control by physical force, persuasion, or other means; overcome:
      3. To make less intense or prominent; reduce or tone down:
      1. To make soft or softer.
      2. To undermine or reduce the strength, morale, or resistance of.
      3. To make less harsh, strident, or critical:
      1. To make competent or eligible for an office, position, or task:
      2. To declare competent or capable, as to practice a profession; certify:
      3. To render deserving of a descriptor by having or enumerating certain necessary characteristics:
      1. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
      2. Not violent or subject to extremes; mild or calm; temperate:
      3. Of medium or average quantity or extent.
    See also:

    increase

Another word for mute

Modifier
  1. Without power of speech

  2. Suddenly deprived of speech

Verb
  1. See also:

    soften