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hush

noun [S or U]     /hʌʃ/
a sudden calm silence: There was a deathly hush after she made the announcement. A hush fell over the room.informal Let's have some hush, please! (= Be quiet, please!)Silence and quiet
(Definition of hush noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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