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.
Someone who is silent is not speaking. Trish was silent because she was reluctant to put her thoughts into words He spoke no English and was completely silent during the visit They both fell silent. + silently si·lent·ly She and Ned sat silently for a moment, absorbing the peace of the lake
having a frequency below or above the range of human audibility; "a silent dog whistle" not made to sound; "the silent `h' at the beginning of `honor'"; "in French certain letters are often unsounded" marked by absence of sound; "a silent house"; "soundless footsteps on the grass"; "the night was still
A silent film has pictures usually accompanied by music but does not have the actors' voices or any other sounds. one of the famous silent films of Charlie Chaplin
A place that is silent is completely quiet, with no sound at all. Something that is silent makes no sound at all. The room was silent except for John's crunching + silently si·lent·ly Strange shadows moved silently in the almost permanent darkness
A system wherby traders who cannot speak each other's language can trade without talking and to protect the secrets of where gold and salt came from. This system was used in many parts of ancient Africa. Silent bartering was mainly used during 500 to 1500 A.D
If you believe that, in society or in a particular group, the opinions of most people are very different from the opinions that are most often heard in public, you can refer to these people as the silent majority. The silent majority of supportive parents and teachers should make their views known. the silent majority the ordinary people in a country, who are not active politically and who do not make their opinions known
A silent partner is a person who provides some of the capital for a business but who does not take an active part in managing the business. One that makes financial investments in a business enterprise but does not participate in its management. someone who owns part of a business but is not actively involved in the way it operates British Equivalent: sleeping partner
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