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OTHER WORDS FROM hushedhush·ed·ly [huhsh-id-lee, huhsht-lee], /ˈhʌʃ ɪd li, ˈhʌʃt li/, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for hushed
In Republican election committees on the Hill, “Barrow” had become a dirty word said only in hushed tones.
Brewers and legal experts speak of him in hushed tones, with equal parts irritation and reverence.
Even the details of an official call for a full inquiry had been hushed up by the British government.Brits Investigate Assassination of the Spy Who Warned Us About Putin|Nico Hines|July 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cummings asks when I inform her in a hushed whisper how nervous I was to discuss these things when the office was so quiet.
At his shows, I remember there being a hushed, breathless anticipation as we waited to see which song Smith would play next.‘Heaven Adores You’ Is More Celebratory Than Salacious About Elliott Smith|Rachel Kramer Bussel|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It removed his guilt, hushed his fears, and filled him with joy and peace in believing.The Great Commission|C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
They were hushed in silent ecstasy when it started, and gave little gasps of pleasure when it careened slightly in turning.Gallegher and Other Stories|Richard Harding Davis
Let my voice be hushed until I have heard the voice of the Highest.My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year|John Henry Jowett
One only voice was heard when all others were hushed in the court.Salt Water|W. H. G. Kingston
The doctor turned around and give Miles a look that hushed him up.The Land of Long Ago|Eliza Calvert Hall