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Mute vs. Unmute

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Muteadjective

Not having the power of speech; dumb.

Unmuteverb

(transitive) To restore the sound output (on a speaker or other audio device), having previously muted it.

Muteadjective

Silent; not making a sound.

Unmute

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Muteadjective

Not uttered; unpronounced; silent; also, produced by complete closure of the mouth organs which interrupt the passage of breath; said of certain letters.

Muteadjective

Not giving a ringing sound when struck; said of a metal.

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Mutenoun

A stopped consonant; a stop.

Mutenoun

An actor who does not speak; a mime performer.

Mutenoun

A person who does not have the power of speech.

Mutenoun

A hired mourner at a funeral; an undertaker's assistant.

Mutenoun

(music) An object for dulling the sound of an instrument, especially a brass instrument, or damper for pianoforte; a sordine.

Mutenoun

The faeces of a hawk or falcon.

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Muteverb

(transitive) To silence, to make quiet.

Muteverb

(transitive) To turn off the sound of.

‘Please mute the music while I make a call.’;

Muteverb

Of a bird: to defecate.

Muteverb

(transitive) To cast off; to moult.

Muteverb

To cast off; to molt.

‘Have I muted all my feathers?’;

Muteverb

To eject the contents of the bowels; - said of birds.

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Mutenoun

The dung of birds.

Mutenoun

One who does not speak, whether from physical inability, unwillingness, or other cause.

Mutenoun

A letter which represents no sound; a silent letter; also, a close articulation; an element of speech formed by a position of the mouth organs which stops the passage of the breath; as, p, b, d, k, t.

Mutenoun

A little utensil made of brass, ivory, or other material, so formed that it can be fixed in an erect position on the bridge of a violin, or similar instrument, in order to deaden or soften the tone.

Muteadjective

Not speaking; uttering no sound; silent.

‘All the heavenly choir stood mute,And silence was in heaven.’;

Muteadjective

Incapable of speaking; dumb.

Muteadjective

Not uttered; unpronounced; silent; also, produced by complete closure of the mouth organs which interrupt the passage of breath; - said of certain letters. See 5th Mute, 2.

Muteadjective

Not giving a ringing sound when struck; - said of a metal.

‘They spake not a word;But, like dumb statues, or breathing stones,Gazed each on other.’; ‘All sat mute,Pondering the danger with deep thoughts.’;

Mutenoun

a deaf person who is unable to speak

Mutenoun

a device used to soften the tone of a musical instrument

Muteverb

deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

Muteadjective

expressed without speech; especially because words would be inappropriate or inadequate;

‘a mute appeal’; ‘a silent curse’; ‘best grief is tongueless’; ‘the words stopped at her lips unsounded’; ‘unspoken grief’; ‘choking exasperation and wordless shame’;

Muteadjective

lacking power of speech

Muteadjective

unable to speak because of hereditary deafness

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