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Turkish translation of “silent”

silent

adjective     /ˈsaɪlənt/
NO SOUND B1 without any sound
sessiz, sakin, suskun
The building was dark and silent. At last the guns fell silent.Silence and quiet
NO TALKING B2 without talking
sessiz, ses çıkarmayan
He remains silent about his plans.Falling silent and not speaking
LETTER If a letter in a word is silent, it is not pronounced.
sessiz harf, telaffuz edilmeyen harf
The 'p' in 'receipt' is silent.Phonology and phonetics
silently adverb B2
sessizce
(Definition of silent adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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