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Synonyms for quieten
ˈkwaɪ ɪ tnqui·eten

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  1. 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, still, tranquillize, hush, silence, quiet down, pipe down, tranquilize, quiet, lull

    Antonyms:
    louden

  2. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, stillverb

    make calm or still

    "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

    Synonyms:
    silence, hush, tranquilize, relieve, tranquillize, becalm, quiet down, ease, tranquillise, still, chill out, quiet, shut up, quiesce, hush up, sedate, cool off, cool it, simmer down, steady, settle down, calm, allay, pipe down, lull, calm down

    Antonyms:
    louden

  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, quiet, lock up, quiesce, still, tranquillise, shut up, pipe down, allay, clam up, keep mum, lull, shut away, relieve, gloss over, be quiet, hush, dummy up, silence, lock in, tranquilize, belt up, tranquillize

    Antonyms:
    louden

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How to use quieten in a sentence?

  1. Zhang Xuedong:

    The seven-day temporary control measures are meant to quieten the society down as much as possible, reduce mobility... and the risk of cross-infection.


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