Definitions for hush

Definitions for (noun) hush

Main entry: still, stillness, hush

Definition: (poetic) tranquil silence

Usage: the still of the night

Definitions for (verb) hush

Main entry: hush

Definition: run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals

Main entry: hush

Definition: wash by removing particles

Usage: Wash ores

Main entry: hush

Definition: become quiet or still; fall silent

Usage: hush my baby!

Main entry: hush, hush up, still, shut up, silence, quieten

Definition: cause to be quiet or not talk

Usage: Please silence the children in the church!

Main entry: hush, quiesce, quiet, quiet down, quieten, pipe down

Definition: become quiet or quieter

Usage: The audience fell silent when the speaker entered

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