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be qui·et

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  1. close up, clam up, dummy up, shut up, belt up, button up, be quiet, keep mumverb

    refuse to talk or stop talking; fall silent

    "The children shut up when their father approached"

    Synonyms:
    block, shut away, belt up, hush, button up, dummy, impede, lock away, lock up, hush up, still, dummy up, clam up, close up, keep mum, close, close down, obstruct, put away, lock in, fold, obturate, lock, shut down, quieten, shut up, jam, silence, occlude

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#390still
#735close
#1662block
#3411lock
#5259jam
#6423fold
#6644silence
#13245dummy
#19241hush
#29400impede
#39730obstruct
#205593occlude
#243815quieten

How to use be quiet in a sentence?

  1. Andre Bakhos:

    This morning's action is natural, quiet consolidation. It's a digestion of yesterday's strength.

  2. Abe Vigoda:

    I found him to be a quiet man. He kept mostly to himself, he was a great star. This was my first big thing: I felt lucky and grateful I was with these people.

  3. Viviana Ramirez:

    He was quiet, he wouldn't talk much - and then he would crack jokes.

  4. Donald Trump:

    The first person that congratulated [ Biden ] was Bibi Netanyahu, the man that I did more for than any other person I dealt with... Bibi Netanyahu could have stayed quiet. He has made a terrible mistake.

  5. Sally Bolton:

    We do have ground entry rules, and those ground entry rules are really focused on everyone’s quiet enjoyment of the tennis. So that’s not about what people are wearing; it’s about the way people behave.


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