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 Dictionary entry overview: What does hushed mean? 

HUSHED (adjective)
  The adjective HUSHED has 1 sense:

1. in a softened tone

  Familiarity information: HUSHED used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

HUSHED (adjective)

Sense 1hushed [BACK TO TOP]


In a softened tone


hushed; muted; subdued; quiet

Context examples:

hushed voices / muted trumpets / a subdued whisper / a quiet reprimand


soft ((of sound) relatively low in volume)

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