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muffle

verb [T]     /ˈmʌfl/
to make a noise quieter and less clear: The pillow muffled her screams.Silence and quiet
muffled adjective
Muffled sounds cannot be heard clearly: a muffled sound/voice a muffled scream/cry Silence and quiet
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