hush up

Definitions of hush up
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v cause to be quiet or not talk

Synonyms:
hush, quieten, shut up, silence, still
hush, pipe down, quiesce, quiet, quiet down, quieten
become quiet or quieter
Antonyms:
louden
cause to become loud
louden
become louder
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shush
silence (someone) by uttering `shush!'
calm down, lull
become quiet or less intensive
shout down
silence or overwhelm by shouting
gag, muzzle
prevent from speaking out
Type of:
conquer, curb, inhibit, stamp down, subdue, suppress
to put down by force or authority

v cover up a misdemeanor, fault, or error

Synonyms:
gloss over, sleek over, whitewash
Type of:
cover, cover up
hide from view or knowledge

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