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Translation of "silence" - English-Spanish dictionary

silence

noun /ˈsailəns/
(a period of) absence of sound or of speech silencio A sudden silence followed his remark. failure to mention, tell something etc silencio Your silence on this subject is disturbing. silencer noun (British ) a piece of equipment fitted to a gun, or in an engine, for making noise less; muffler(American) silenciador It is illegal to drive a motorbike without a silencer fitted to the exhaust. silent /-t/ adjective free from noise silencioso The house was empty and silent. not speaking callado He was silent on that subject. not making any noise silencioso This lift is quite silent. silently adverb silenciosamente The audence silently listened to his every word. in silence without saying anything en silencio The children listened in silence to the story.
(Definition of silence from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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