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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner marked by little motion or noise.

Usage examples (42)
  • Sometimes opportunity knocks, but most of the time it sneaks up and then quietly steals away.
  • The class was listening quietly and intently
  • Her hands rested quietly in her lap
  • Adjective : quiet neighbors. ,a quiet street. ,Be quiet! ,a quiet person. ,a quiet life. ,a quiet Sunday afternoon. ,The... for more
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