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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. be silentverb

    Synonyms:
    be still, hark, hearken, hush, list, listen

    Antonyms:
    bawl, bellow, call, clamor, cry (out), ejaculate, exclaim, roar, scream, shout, shriek, vociferate, yell

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#1891listen
#19241hush
#45326hark
#69937hearken

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  1. Veronica Openibo:

    How could the clerical Church have kept silent, covering these atrocities ? The silence, the carrying of the secrets in the hearts of the perpetrators, the length of the abuses and the constant transfers of perpetrators are unimaginable.

  2. Kahlil Gibran:

    The best of men is he who blushes when you praise him and remains silent when you defame him.

  3. Charles Eliot Norton:

    The voice of protest, of warning, of appeal is never more needed than when the clamor of fife and drum, echoed by the press and too often by the pulpit, is bidding all men fall in and keep step and obey in silence the tyrannous word of command. Then, more than ever, it is the duty of the good citizen not to be silent.

  4. Andras Juhasz:

    We felt that Christian people could not remain silent in this situation.

  5. Luke Voit:

    You don’t want to play in a silent stadium. I thought it made it a little bit better.


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