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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or made softer or less loud or clear; Wrapped up especially for protection or secrecy.

Usage examples (39)
  • Children muffled almost to the eyebrows
  • Verb (used with object) : to muffle drums. ,Muffle up the children before they go out. ,muffled in silk
  • “Chicken,” she said at last, the word muffled by the food in her cheek.
  • Then again, it could be my name muffled by the cats laying on top of it. for more
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