adverb see muted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mutedly — See muted. * * * …   Universalium

  • mutedly — adverb In a muted manner …   Wiktionary

  • mutedly — mut·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • mutedly — adverb : in a muted manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • muted — mutedly, adv. /myooh tid/, adj. of low intensity and reduced volume; softened: She spoke in muted tones. [1860 65; MUTE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • muted — adjective Date: 1855 1. a. being mute ; silent b. toned down ; low key, subdued 2. provided with or produced or modified by the use of a mute • mutedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are… …   Universalium

  • clear one's throat — verb Forcibly, (sometimes mutedly) expelling air from ones lungs, sometimes to clear mucus, sometimes to attract attention to something; less vigorous than coughing …   Wiktionary

  • Science and mathematics from the Renaissance to Descartes — George Molland Early in the nineteenth century John Playfair wrote for the Encyclopaedia Britannica a long article entitled ‘Dissertation; exhibiting a General View of the Progress of Mathematics and Physical Science, since the Revival of Letters …   History of philosophy

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