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Meaning of “mute” - Learner’s Dictionary

mute

adjective     /mjuːt/
THOUGHT
expressed in thoughts but not in speech or writing: The president has remained mute about whether he will resign. I gazed at her in mute admiration.Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysisCommunicating and keeping in touch
NOT SPEAKING
unable to speak for physical or mental reasons: a school for deaf and mute childrenHandicap and the disabled
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