muted Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"muted" in British English

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uk   /ˈmjuː.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/

muted adjective (NOT LOUD)

not ​loud: There was ​polite, muted applause when I ​finishedspeaking.

muted adjective (NOT ENTHUSIASTIC)

showing little ​enthusiasm: The ​ideareceived a muted ​response.

muted adjective (NOT BRIGHT)

A muted ​colour is not ​bright: She was ​dressed in muted ​shades of ​blue.
(Definition of muted from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /ˈmju·t̬ɪd/
not ​loud, or not ​enthusiastic: Her ​reaction was muted. Muted ​colors are not ​bright.
(Definition of muted from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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