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  1. mute

    • IPA[mjuːt]

    英式

    • adj.
      refraining from speech or temporarily speechless;not expressed in speech
    • n.
      a device on a television, telephone, or other appliance that temporarily turns off the sound.;a clamp placed over the bridge of a stringed instrument to deaden the resonance without affecting the vibration of the strings.
    • v.
      deaden, muffle, or soften the sound of;muffle the sound of (a musical instrument), especially by the use of a mute
    • verb: mute, 3rd person present: mutes, gerund or present participle: muting, past tense: muted, past participle: muted

    • noun: mute, plural noun: mutes

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    名詞

    • 1. a device on a television, telephone, or other appliance that temporarily turns off the sound.
    • 2. a clamp placed over the bridge of a stringed instrument to deaden the resonance without affecting the vibration of the strings.
    • a pad or cone placed in the opening of a brass or other wind instrument to soften the sound.
    • 3. dated, offensive a person lacking the faculty of speech.
    • historical (in some Asian countries) a servant who was deprived of the power of speech.
    • historical an actor in a dumbshow.
    • historical a professional attendant or mourner at a funeral an undertaker's mute

    動詞

    • 1. deaden, muffle, or soften the sound of her footsteps were muted by the thick carpet 同義詞 deaden, muffle, mask, dull, dampen, ... 更多反義詞 amplify
    • muffle the sound of (a musical instrument), especially by the use of a mute when muted and blown hard the trombone produces a very nasal and metallic sound
    • reduce the strength or intensity of his professional contentment was muted by personal sadness it seems the changes merely muted the symptoms rather than tackling the root problem 同義詞 restrain, soften, subdue, tone down, make less intense, ... 更多反義詞 intensify
    • 2. turn off (a microphone or the audio on an electronic device), especially temporarily this mode will mute the ringtone and message notification sounds remember to mute other gadgets such as phones, watches, and computers that could distract by their alerts
    • (especially on social media) turn off (notifications, especially from a particular user or group or about a post, update, etc.) it's simple to mute notifications you don't want to see you can mute posts depending on what you feel is best for your mental health
    • adj.
      (of a sound or voice) quiet and soft: they discussed the accident in muted voices

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • adj.
      (of a sound or voice) quiet and soft: the muted hum of the distant traffic

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a person who is both deaf and unable to speak.
    • adj.
      (of a person) both deaf and unable to speak.

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      a person who is both deaf and unable to speak.
    • adj.
      (of a person) both deaf and unable to speak.

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      the commonest Eurasian swan, having white plumage and an orange-red bill with a black knob at ...

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a device on a phone that the caller can press to prevent themselves from being heard by the ...

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    • IPA[myo͞ot]

    美式

    • adj.
      refraining from speech or temporarily speechless: Irene, the talkative one, was now mute
    • n.
      a device on a television, telephone, or other appliance that temporarily turns off the sound.
    • v.
      deaden, muffle, or soften the sound of: her footsteps were muted by the thick carpet

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • IPA[mjuːt]

    英式

    • n.
      a pack of hounds: the abbot had a mute of hounds

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    • IPA[myo͞ot]

    美式

    • n.
      a pack of hounds: the abbot had a mute of hounds

    Oxford American Dictionary