silentness
noun see silent I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Silentness — Si lent*ness, n. State of being silent; silence. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • silentness — n. silence, stillness, quietness, noiselessness; state of remaining quiet; reticence; muteness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • silentness — si·lent·ness …   English syllables

  • silentness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being or keeping silent : noiselessness, speechlessness …   Useful english dictionary

  • silent — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English sylent, from Latin silent , silens, from present participle of silēre to be silent; akin to Gothic anasilan to cease, grow calm Date: 15th century 1. a. making no utterance ; mute, speechless b. indisposed… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • silent — silently, adv. silentness, n. /suy leuhnt/, adj. 1. making no sound; quiet; still: a silent motor. 2. refraining from speech. 3. speechless; mute. 4. not inclined to speak; taciturn; reticent. 5. characterized by absence of speech or sound: a… …   Universalium

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