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NOUN   le silence | les silences
NOUN   silence | -
VERB  to silence | silenced | silenced ... 
SYNO   muteness | silence | quiet | secrecy ... 
tacitement {adv}in silence [tacitly, silently]
corrompre qn.to buy sb.'s silence
museler qn.to silence sb.
pol. réduire qc. [opposition]to silence sth.
mutisme {m} [attitude silencieuse]silence [of a person not speaking]
mus. silence {m}rest [interval of silence]
silence {m}silence
2 Words: Verbs
faire taire qn./qc. [opposant, sceptiques]to silence sb./sth.
2 Words: Nouns
film silence {m} calculédramatic pause
3 Words: Others
Tais-toi !Silence!
3 Words: Verbs
apaiser la conscienceto silence the conscience
marcher en silenceto tiptoe
meubler le silenceto fill the silence
passer qc. sous silenceto withhold sth. [truth, information]
passer qc. sous silenceto keep sth. secret
réduire qn. au silenceto floor sb. [silence]
réduire qn. au silenceto gag sb. [fig.]
réduire qn. au silenceto muzzle sb. [fig.]
réduire qn. au silenceto silence sb.
réduire qn. au silenceto reduce sb. to silence
rompre le silenceto break the silence
souffrir en silenceto suffer in silence
souffrir en silenceto grin and bear it [idiom]
3 Words: Nouns
dr. journ. consigne {f} du silencegag order
garder le silence {noun}to keep quiet
silence {m} de mortdeathly hush
4 Words: Verbs
relig. faire vœu de silenceto take a vow of silence
ordonner le silence à qn.to order sb. to be silent
5+ Words: Others
Mieux vaut se taire que mal parler. [loc.]Silence is golden. [idiom]
Mieux vaut se taire que mal parler. [loc.]Speech is silver, silence is golden. [idiom]
Mieux vaut se taire que mal parler. [loc.]Talk is silver, silence is golden. [idiom]
5+ Words: Verbs
observer une minute de silenceto observe a minute's silence
se claustrer dans le mutisme [fig.]to retreat into stubborn silence [fig.]
se cloîtrer dans le silenceto retreat into silence
se draper dans le silenceto remain silent about sth.
se draper dans le silenceto remain silent on sth.
se murer dans le silenceto remain silent
se murer dans son silenceto remain silent
se réfugier dans le silenceto retreat into silence
subir la colère de qn. en silenceto suffer sb.'s anger in silence
Fiction (Literature and Film)
littérat. F La Maison du silence [Orhan Pamuk]Silent House
film littérat. F Le Silence des agneauxThe Silence of the Lambs [novel: Thomas Harris (1988); film: Jonathan Demme (1991)]
littérat. F Le Silence du jardinThe Silence in the Garden [William Trevor]
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