Hush Hush, v. i. To become or to keep still or quiet; to become silent; -- esp. used in the imperative, as an exclamation; be still; be silent or quiet; make no noise. [1913 Webster]

Hush, idle words, and thoughts of ill. --Keble. [1913 Webster]

But all these strangers' presence every one did hush. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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