Definition of silent Pronunciation
1. Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet.
2. Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative.
3. Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed.
The wind is silent.
4. Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent.
The e is silent in fable.
5. Having no effect; not operating; inefficient.
6. Without audio capability.
The Magnavox Odyssey was a silent console.
7. Hidden, unseen.
A silent voter; a silent partner
8. Not implying significant modifications which would affect a peptide sequence.
9. Undiagnosed or undetected because of an absence of symptoms.
10. That which is silent; a time of silence.
11. A silent movie
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English - English - silent Pronunciation
n. film without spoken dialogue, silent motion picture
adj. noiseless, quiet; reticent, uncommunicative; mute; wordless; having no spoken dialogue (film); making no mention of; not pronounced; not showing signs of its presence (disease)
v. hiss, make a hissing sound; express disapproval or derision by making a hissing sound
English - Spanish - silent Pronunciation
s. película muda
adj. silencioso, callado, mudo, sigiloso, taciturno
English - French - silent Pronunciation
n. film muet, film sans dialogue parlé, film silencieux
adj. silencieux, muet, calme; réticent, non communicatif, qui ne montre pas des signes de présence; coi; muet sans paroles (film); réduit au silence; taciturne
English - German - silent Pronunciation
n. Stille
adj. ruhig; stille; schweigsam; stumm
English - Italian - silent Pronunciation
s. film muto
agg. zitto, in silenzio, che tace, tacito; silenzioso, taciturno, poco loquace; quieto, tranquillo; muto, senza parole, inespresso
English - Portuguese - silent Pronunciation
s. filme mudo
adj. silencioso, mudo, calado; sossegado, tranquilo, calmo, quieto; filme mudo; que fica calado
English - Russian - silent Pronunciation
прил. молчаливый, бессловесный, безмолвный; умалчивающий, не высказывающий, не высказанный вслух; тихий, непроизносимый, немой (о букве)
English - Turkish - silent Pronunciation
s. sessiz, suskun, içinden okunan, içten içe güdülen, yazıldığı halde okunmayan (harf)
English - Dutch - silent Pronunciation
zn. stomme film
bn. stil; rustig; stom; zonder geluid, geluidloos (film); verlamd; niet spraakzaam
English - Greek - silent Pronunciation
επίθ. σιωπηλός, αμίλητος, εχέμυθος, άφωνος
English - Chinese - silent Pronunciation
(名) 无声电影
(形) 沉默的, 无声的, 休止的
English - Chinese - silent Pronunciation
(名) 無聲電影
(形) 沈默的, 無聲的, 休止的
English - Japanese - silent Pronunciation
(形) 沈黙の; 無口な; 無声の; 静かな; ご無沙汰の; 沈黙を守る
(名) 無声映画
English - Korean - silent Pronunciation
명. 무성영화
형. 소리없는, 고요한; 침묵의; 말이없는; 무성의 (영화); 이야기 하지 않는; 묵음의; 아무런 징후가 나타나지 않는 (질병)

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Synonyms for silent
1. quiet: noiseless, soundless, hushed, calm, still
2. speechless: reserved, close-mouthed, tacit, taciturn, unsaid, voiceless
3. dormant: inactive, quiescent