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Scilent vs. Silent — What's the Difference?

Scilent vs. Silent — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Scilent and Silent

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Scilent

(hypercorrect) silent
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Silent

Marked by absence of noise or sound; still
The silent forest.
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Silent

Not inclined to speak; not talkative
He's the strong, silent type.
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Silent

Not speaking or refraining from speech
Do be silent.
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Silent

Not saying anything about a particular matter; making no mention
The poem is silent on the reason for the speaker's sadness.
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Silent

Not voiced or expressed; unspoken
A silent curse.
Silent consent.
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Silent

Having no spoken dialogue and usually no soundtrack. Used of a film.
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Silent

(Linguistics) Having no phonetic value; unpronounced
The silent b in subtle.
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Silent

Inactive; quiescent
A silent volcano.
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Silent

Producing no detectable signs or symptoms
A silent heart attack.
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Silent

A silent movie.
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Silent

Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet.
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Silent

Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative.
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Silent

Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed.
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Silent

(pronunciation) Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent.
The e is silent in fable.
Silent letters can make some words difficult to spell.
The “l” in the English word "salmon" is silent.
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Silent

Having no effect; not operating; inefficient.
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Silent

(technology) With the sound turned off; usually on silent or in silent mode.
My phone was on silent.
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Silent

(technology) Without audio capability.
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Silent

Hidden, unseen.
A silent voter; a silent partner
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Silent

Of an edit or change to a text, not explicitly acknowledged.
Silent revisions; a silent emendation
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Silent

(genetics) Not implying significant modifications which would affect a peptide sequence.
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Silent

Undiagnosed or undetected because of an absence of symptoms.
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Silent

Of distilled spirit: having no flavour or odour.
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Silent

(uncountable) That which is silent; a time of silence.
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Silent

A silent movie
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Silent

Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet.
How silent is this town!
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Silent

Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative.
Ulysses, adds he, was the most eloquent and most silent of men.
This new-created world, whereof in hellFame is not silent.
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Silent

Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed; as, the wind is silent.
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Silent

Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent; as, e is silent in "fable."
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Silent

Having no effect; not operating; inefficient.
Cause . . . silent, virtueless, and dead.
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Silent

That which is silent; a time of silence.
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Silent

Marked by absence of sound;
A silent house
Soundless footsteps on the grass
The night was still
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Silent

Failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to;
The witness remained silent
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Silent

Indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly;
Gave silent consent
A tacit agreement
The understood provisos of a custody agreement
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Silent

Not made to sound;
The silent `h' at the beginning of `honor'
In French certain letters are often unsounded
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Silent

Having a frequency below or above the range of human audibility;
A silent dog whistle
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Silent

Unable to speak because of hereditary deafness
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