Another word for silence
Absence of sound
quietness, stillness, hush, utter stillness, the stillness of death, absolute quiet, calm, noiselessness, soundlessness, quiet, deep stillness, stillness of eternal night, loss of signal, cessation of all sound, quietude, hush of early dawn, radio silence, security silence, security blackout, censorship, iron curtain.
Absence of speech
Antonyms talkativeness, glibness, loquacity.
Another word for silencenoun
The avoidance of speech:dumbness, muteness, speechlessness, wordlessness. See words
The absence of sound or noise:hush, noiselessness, quiet, quietness, soundlessness, still, stillness. See sounds