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English - Alternative Forms

* scilent (hyper‐correct, obsolete)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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From Latin _silēnt-_, _silēns_ (“silent”), present participle of _sileō_ (“be silent”), from Proto-Indo-European _*seil-_ (“still, windless, quiet, slow”). Cognate with Gothic

From Latin silēnt-, silēns (silent), present participle of sileō (be silent), from Proto-Indo-European *seil- (still, windless, quiet, slow). Cognate with Gothic

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* IPA(key): /ˈsaɪlənt/

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɪlənt/

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SILENT (_comparative_ SILENTER _or_ MORE SILENT, _superlative_ SILENTEST _or_ MOST SILENT) * Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet. * 1604, William Shakespeare, _Othello_, act 5, scene 1: How SILENT is this town! * 1825, Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy, _The Works of Samuel Johnson_, Talboys and Wheeler, page 52: What was formerly performed by fleets and armies, by invasions, sieges, and battles, has been of late accomplished by MORE SILENT methods. * 1906, William Dean Howells and Sidney Dillon Ripley, _Certain Delightful English Towns: With Glimpses of the Pleasant Country Between_, Harper & Brothers, page 152: The voice of the auctioneer is slow and low […] ; after a pause, which seems no SILENTER than the rest of the transaction, he ceases to repeat the bids, and his fish, in the measure of a bushel or so, have gone for a matter of three shillings. * Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative. * Broome Ulysses, adds he, was the most eloquent and most SILENT of men. * Milton This new-created world, whereof in hell / Fame is not SILENT. * Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed. _The wind is SILENT._ (Can we find and add a quotation of Parnell to this entry?) (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Raleigh to this entry?) * (pronunciation) Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent. _The_ e _is silent in_ fable_._ * Having no effect; not operating; inefficient. * Sir Walter Raleigh Cause […] SILENT, virtueless, and dead. * (technology) Without audio capability. _The Magnavox Odyssey was a SILENT console._ * Hidden, unseen. _a SILENT voter; a SILENT partner_ * Not implying significant modifications which would affect a peptide sequence. * Undiagnosed or undetected because of an absence of symptoms. SYNONYMS * See also Wikisaurus:silent * dumb, mute, quiet, speechless, still, taciturn DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

silent (comparative silenter or more silent, superlative silentest or most silent)

  1. Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet.
  2. Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative.
  3. Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed.
    The wind is silent.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Parnell to this entry?)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Raleigh to this entry?)
  4. (pronunciation) Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent.
    The e is silent in fable.
  5. Having no effect; not operating; inefficient.
  6. (technology) Without audio capability.
    The Magnavox Odyssey was a silent console.
  7. Hidden, unseen.
    a silent voter; a silent partner
  8. Not implying significant modifications which would affect a peptide sequence.
  9. Undiagnosed or undetected because of an absence of symptoms.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

SILENT (_plural_ SILENTS) * (uncountable) That which is silent; a time of silence. * The SILENT of the night. _Shakespeare_ * A silent movie TRANSLATIONS

silent (plural silents)

  1. (uncountable) That which is silent; a time of silence.
  2. A silent movie

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* silent in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * silent in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * silent at _OneLook Dictionary Search_

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* enlist * inlets * leints * listen * tinsel

Que a categoria em FRENCH - VERB
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French - Verb

SILENT * third-person plural present indicative of _siler_ * third-person plural present subjunctive of _siler_

silent

  1. third-person plural present indicative of siler
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of siler

Que a categoria em FRENCH - ANAGRAMS
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French - Anagrams

* lisent

Que a categoria em LATIN - VERB
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Latin - Verb

SILENT * third-person plural present active indicative of _sileō_

silent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of sileō


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