Origin of hush-hush
Words nearby hush-hush
How to use hush-hush in a sentence
The Church would “deal with the families in as limited way as possible, and pay them hush money.”
And they must just accept that after 20 years of trying to hush us and badmouth us.In Tussle Over Will, Mistress’s Family Takes a Bite Out of NYU|Anthony Haden-Guest|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Escorting is big business on the straight side too, only more of a hush-hush operation.Risky Business or None of Your Business? Gay XXX Films and the Condom Question|Aurora Snow|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She hesitated to explain any further because, she said, “TLC has kind of told us to hush-hush.”
My mother took me to a live radio show in downtown Houston, and we had to be all hush as the skits were conducted.James Lee Burke Talks About His Fiction, History, and the American Dream|David Masciotra|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here there was a scuffling sound in the basket, and the Roc rapped on the cover with her hard beak, and cried, "Hush!"Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
How still and calm the night was, the very stars were painted on the sky, the lights were low, there lay a hush upon the audience.
He caught his breath, he paused, then stepped within on tiptoe, and the hush of four thousand years closed after him.
He was taken up for dead; and Richelieu and the Cardinal conjured me to hush the affair.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Amid the hush that followed, the stranger picked himself slowly up, and sought to wipe the filth from his face and garments.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini