adjective, mut·er, mut·est.
verb (used with object), mut·ed, mut·ing.
Origin of mute
ANTONYMS FOR mute
usage note for mute
OTHER WORDS FROM mutemute·ly, adverbmute·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mutemoot mute
Words nearby mute
Example sentences from the Web for muter
This is then evaporated to a small bulk, placed in a Muter's graduated tube, and acidified with mineral acid.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
Hir begegnet Christus seiner wirdigen lieben Muter die vor grossem hertzenleit anmechtig ward.The Story of Nuremberg|Cecil Headlam
Never did muter silence fall upon a talking group, than the sight of this matchless chapel brought on us.Paris and the Parisians in 1835 (Vol. 2 of 2)|Frances Trollope
It troubled many more than King, but the members of the corps were muter than oysters.Stalky & Co.|Rudyard Kipling