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Antonyms for hush
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  1. hush, stillness, stillverb

    (poetic) tranquil silence

    "the still of the night"

    Synonyms:
    stillness, motionlessness, windlessness, lifelessness, distillery, still

  2. hushverb

    become quiet or still; fall silent

    "hush my baby!"

    Synonyms:
    quiesce, hush up, quieten, still, pipe down, shut up, quiet down, quiet, silence

  3. hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush upverb

    cause to be quiet or not talk

    "Please silence the children in the church!"

    Synonyms:
    button up, calm, lock away, put away, ease, sleek over, calm down, quiet down, whitewash, lock, hush up, close up, quieten, quiet, lock up, quiesce, still, tranquillise, shut up, pipe down, allay, clam up, keep mum, lull, shut away, relieve, gloss over, be quiet, dummy up, silence, lock in, tranquilize, belt up, tranquillize

  4. quieten, hush, quiet, quiesce, quiet down, pipe downverb

    become quiet or quieter

    "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"

    Synonyms:
    quiesce, hush up, tranquillise, calm down, shut up, calm, quieten, still, tranquillize, silence, quiet down, pipe down, tranquilize, quiet, lull

  5. hushverb

    wash by removing particles

    "Wash ores"

    Synonyms:
    quiesce, hush up, quieten, still, pipe down, shut up, quiet down, quiet, silence

  6. hushverb

    run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals

    Synonyms:
    quiesce, hush up, quieten, still, pipe down, shut up, quiet down, quiet, silence

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hushverb

    Synonyms:
    silence, still, repress, suppress, appease, allay

How to use hush in a sentence?

  1. Sean Newman:

    The dealers on it are keeping it hush-hush until they are ready to come to market.

  2. John Block:

    Whether it be paying $62,500 in hush money to sexual accusers for crotch-grabbing incidents or delving out over $6,000 to her daughter for hair and makeup, institutions New Mexicans are supposed to rely on refuse to hold the governor accountable.

  3. Shin So-young:

    There is a tendency to be hush hush too much, which is creating fear and making people nervous about going to a hospital where there was a case.

  4. Robert Trout:

    Reports claiming that Ms. Hicks was involved in conversations about 'hush money' payments on October 8, 2016, or knew that payments were being discussed, are simply wrong, ms. Hicks stands by her truthful testimony that she first became aware of this issue in early November 2016, as the result of press inquiries, and she will be responding formally to Chairman Nadler's letter as requested.

  5. Henry James, "The Ambassadors", Book Seventh, Chapter 3:

    It struck him really that he had never so lived with her as during this period of her silence; the silence was a sacred hush, a finer clearer medium, in which her idiosyncrasies showed.

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