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Synonyms for silencer
ˈsaɪ lən sərsi·lencer

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  1. silencernoun

    An attachment to a gun or an exhaust pipe that reduces the sound it emits.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. silencernoun

    short tube attached to the muzzle of a gun that deadens the sound of firing


  2. silencer, mufflernoun

    a tubular acoustic device inserted in the exhaust system that is designed to reduce noise

    damper, muffler

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  1. List of paraphrases for "silencer":

    muffler, quiet, silencing, mute

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  1. Bob Menendez:

    Gun silencers are dangerous devices with one purpose and one purpose only – to muffle the sound of gunfire from unsuspecting victims, the sound of gunshots is what signals you to run, hide, take cover, call the police and help others save themselves; however, this is nearly impossible when a gun silencer is used.

  2. Steven Wright:

    If you shoot at mimes, should you use a silencer?

  3. Steven Wright:

    If you shoot at mimes, should you use a silencer

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