Soundless Sound"less, a. Having no sound; noiseless; silent. -- {Sound"less*ly}, adv. -- {Sound"less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • soundlessness — noun The state or condition of being soundless. Syn: noiselessness, silence …   Wiktionary

  • soundlessness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The absence of sound or noise: hush, noise lessness, quiet, quietness, silence, still, stillness. See SOUNDS …   English dictionary for students

  • soundlessness — sound·less·ness …   English syllables

  • soundless — soundless1 soundlessly, adv. soundlessness, n. /sownd lis/, adj. without sound; silent; quiet. [1595 1605; SOUND1 + LESS] soundless2 soundlessly, adv …   Universalium

  • silence — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Absence of sound Nouns 1. silence; stillness, quiet, peace, hush; inaudibility. 2. (reluctance or inability to speak) muteness, dumbness, aphony, voicelessness; taciturnity, reticence; deadness, dullness …   English dictionary for students

  • stillness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. quietness, tranquillity, soundlessness; see silence 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. silence, quiet, hush, peace, tranquility, serenity, calm, motionlessness. ANT.: racket, din, noise III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1.… …   English dictionary for students

  • quietness — noun 1. the property of making no sound (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑soundlessness • Derivationally related forms: ↑soundless (for: ↑soundlessness), ↑quiet …   Useful english dictionary

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