hush up

Definitions of hush up
  1. verb
    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
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    cause to become loud
    become louder
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    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
  2. verb
    cover up a misdemeanor, fault, or error
    synonyms: gloss over, sleek over, whitewash
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    type of:
    cover, cover up
    hide from view or knowledge
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