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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Without speaking.

Usage examples (37)
  • He sat mutely next to her
  • Daisy looked again mutely at her mother, somewhat distressed.
  • They called mutely but expressively for the throat of the man who dared.
  • The stitches in his forehead, which she had noted as she hurried past -- these called mutely for the small service in return. for more
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