The child was shy, but seemed excited in a subdued way by the new surroundings.
Julie was a tad subdued, don't you think?
She sounded subdued and whispered as she asked how Molly was doing.
"No, it wouldn't," the Watcher said in a tone more subdued than any she'd heard.
The Deans shared a subdued silence as they boarded the Jeep to pick up their guest at the Beaumont.
Fred O'Connor was nearest and talked in subdued and nervous conversation, reaching for a paper and pencil to take down a number.
"Hi," said a subdued voice he nearly didn't recognize.
The soldier looked over his subdued rank then at Dan and Elise.
Randy Byrne was in his usual place at shortstop, but the young man was much more subdued than the last time Dean had seen him play.
The beast inside her was subdued, waiting.
Taran quickly assessed he was the prince despite his subdued appearance.
For their sake, Xander subdued the lethal instinct that made him want to snatch Jessi, haul her away somewhere quiet and do whatever it took to pull the truth from her.
As a rule the mountain slopes are well graded and subdued, but a few are steep and some are rocky and precipitous.
In the beginning of the 16th century Tatar fugitives from Turkestan subdued the loosely associated tribes inhabiting the lowlands to the east of the Urals.
The hero seized it by the horns and was borne headlong in the flight of the animal, which he finally subdued and dragged into a cavern.
Cilicia Trachea became the haunt of pirates, who were subdued by Pompey.
She has been so gentle and obedient the past two months, I thought love had subdued the lion; but it seems he was only sleeping.
The subdued smile which, though it did not suit her faded features, always played round her lips expressed, as in a spoiled child, a continual consciousness of her charming defect, which she neither wished, nor could, nor considered it necessary, to correct.
All were silently crossing themselves, and the reading of the church service, the subdued chanting of deep bass voices, and in the intervals sighs and the shuffling of feet were the only sounds that could be heard.
Oh, ooh! his frightened moans could be heard, subdued by suffering and broken by sobs.
When he did so and heard the subdued moaning with which Karataev generally lay down at the halting places, and when he smelled the odor emanating from him which was now stronger than before, Pierre moved farther away and did not think about him.