silencieux

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

silencieux (feminine singular silencieuse, masculine plural silencieux, feminine plural silencieuses)

  1. silent (without sound)
    Sois silencieux. / Sois silencieuse. / Soyez silencieux. / Soyez silencieuses.
    Be quiet. (to a male / to a female / to a male group / to a female group)
  2. quiet (not speaking)
  3. quiet (with little sound)

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Noun[edit]

silencieux m (plural silencieux)

  1. silencer, suppressor (for a gun)
  2. muffler
  3. (Canada) Synonym of pot d'échappement (exhaust pipe)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin silentiosus.

Adjective[edit]

silencieux m

  1. (Jersey) silent