Definition of 'silence'
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Or perhaps it was more accurate to say the silence woke her. TREASON KEEP (2001)In the silence, I could hear Jessica murmuring to herself in her sleep. THE EXECUTION (2001)The moment lasted just long enough for an uncomfortable silence to descend between them. TREASON KEEP (2001)
Savage returned the gun to the cabinet, relishing the silence of his apartment. MINUTES TO BURN (2001)
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Translations for 'silence'
British English: silence /ˈsaɪləns/ NOUN
If there is silence, it is completely quiet.
They stood in silence.
- American English: silence
- Arabic: صَمْت
- Brazilian Portuguese: silêncio
- Chinese: 沉默
- Croatian: tišina
- Czech: ticho
- Danish: stilhed
- Dutch: stilte
- European Spanish: silencio
- Finnish: hiljaisuus
- French: silence
- German: Stille
- Greek: σιωπή
- Italian: silenzio
- Japanese: 静けさ
- Korean: 침묵
- Norwegian: stillhet
- Polish: cisza
- European Portuguese: silêncio
- Romanian: liniște
- Russian: тишина
- Spanish: silencio
- Swedish: tystnad
- Thai: ความเงียบ
- Turkish: sessizlik
- Ukrainian: тиша
- Vietnamese: sự im lặng
Definition of silence from the Collins English Dictionary
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