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Turkish translation of “silence”

silence

noun
 
 
/ˈsaɪləns/
NO SOUND [U] B1 when there is no sound
sessizlik, sükût
The three men ate in silence. No sound broke the silence of the wintry landscape.Silence and quiet
NO TALKING [U] when someone says nothing about a particular subject
susma, suskunluk, sessiz kalma
She ended her silence yesterday and spoke to a TV reporter about the affair.Falling silent and not speaking
PERIOD OF TIME [C] B2 a period of time when there is no sound or no talking
sessizlik, sükûnet, dinginlik
an awkward/embarrassed silenceSilence and quiet
(Definition of silence noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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