How to use Mute in a sentence
He covered one ear to mute the passing traffic.
Lisa stared in mute horror.
With only two weeks remaining before their wedding, that was a mute issue.
The dead bird is thought to be a mute swan.
The deaf mute was also concealed in the Temple.Advertisement
Stage Four - The person will become unresponsive or mute during this time as dementia sets in.
Bolle's lenses have the ability to mute all light colors with the exception of yellow, which means that a tennis ball becomes obviously more visible against any background colors.
In the case of selectively mute children, the anxiety responses are triggered by social interactions in settings such as school, the playground, or social gatherings.
With just the push of a button, the owner can mute the cell phone's ringer or send calls into voicemail.
Carmen stopped washing the dish in her hand and stared at Mary in mute silence.Advertisement
A child was in fact delivered to her agents, but he was a deaf mute.
A burges sal nocht mute oute of burgh; Burgh Laws c. 7 (B).
Invoking the specter of dual loyalty to mute criticism and debate amounts to more than the everyday pollution of public discourse.
The exception to this rule includes people with psychological disorders that either mute remorse over lying or lead the person to believe that the lie is indeed the truth.
But all this is mute if you don't feel like your racing around at 180 m.p.h.Advertisement
It is also important to realize that there are many intermediate steps between being mute and being verbal.
They also know that anxious children avoid situations they fear or (in the case of selectively mute children) avoid speech in anxiety-provoking situations.
Cognitive strategies for the selectively mute child aim to reduce the social anxiety that is often part of the disorder.
She accented the dress with an equally mute colored scarf and delicate, sparkling bag.
Over 100 bullet holes bear mute testimony to that fact."Advertisement
A deaf mute, being asked, " What is forgiveness?
The mute button relates to a ' City mute button relates to a ' City Mute ' facility.
Other features include an all-in-one power, mute and battery status light, plus a power and mute switch.
Attention of this type will not help the selectively mute child to relax or feel any less self-conscious than they already do.
Then, the advantage of added raw speed in a notebook machine is relatively mute.Advertisement
The Secretary of State remained mute on the matter.
Flash diffusers are not only a necessity for portrait, studio and wedding photography, but can mute harsh shadows in outdoor scenes.
The child speaks normally in at least one environment, usually in the home, but a small percentage of children with mutism are mute at home.
Over time, a child with selective mutism becomes mute because of an inability to cope with fearful feelings that occur when he or she is expected to speak.
Either avoid these videos completely, or if you aren't sure it's a prank then mute the sound and minimize the video so it doesn't fill the entire screen - this will reduce the shock factor if it's a prank.Advertisement
It's called being mute.
Many have suggested using the mute button to fully enjoy this DVD.
Due to the stress of the event, Tommy becomes semi-catatonic and goes blind, deaf and mute.
He opens his home to his followers and urges them to become deaf, blind and mute to understand his teachings.
If it starts automatically, you give your visitor no choice other than to mute or leave your site.Advertisement
To add a mute or shut off button, place your HTML music code on the page where you want to display the button.
In the same way the supporting vowel, which is regularly an e in CataIan, is often written a, especially after r (abra, ar bore m; astra, a s t r u m; para, p a t r e in); one may say that in the actual state of the language post-tonic e and a become indistinguishable in a surd sound intermediate between the French a and mute e.
Feminine rhymes are those ending in a mute e or a mute syllable.
Wheatears were flying around as well, prior to emigration and the Mute Swan couple were accompanied by nine dirty gray cygnets.
On the quiet stretch of the river above the weir, a pair of Mute Swans are still accompanied by their two gray cygnets.Advertisement
Also sounding more low-tech, but good to hear again, is Fad Gadget, who gets a Best Of from Mute.
It is used to mute the active microphone so that the other party cannot hear you.
The speaker is muted automatically when the control room muted automatically when the control room mute is active, to prevent feedback.
The Uists and Benbecula are noted for their breeding mute swan and greylag geese as well as whooper swans and white-fronted geese and duck.
By using the mute button on the interface we can cut out unwanted noise caused by the live handset.Advertisement
If audio is used, creative must include a mute button or audio on/off toggle.
His mute entreaty could not shake the young yogi 's resolve.
Richemont's tale that the woman Simon, who was genuinely attached to him, smuggled him out in a basket, is simple and more credible, and does not necessarily invalidate the story of the subsequent operations with the deaf mute and the scrofulous patient, Laurent in that case being deceived from the beginning, but it renders them extremely unlikely.
This process is combined with behavioral strategies that focus on helping the selectively mute child to talk in increasingly challenging situations.
The only possible consonantal nexus in purely Malay words is that of a nasal and mute, a liquid and mute and vice versa, and a liquid and nasal.Advertisement
This law gave increased freedom in the matter of the right of association and public meeting; but in the case of the Poles it was applied with such rigidity that, in order to evade it they held mute public meetings, resolutions being written up in Polish on a blackboard and passed by show of hands, without a word being said.1
Then there's a strangely mute taxi driver in New York who fails to rise to even the most outrageous bait.
Should I at least remain mute that Julie had actually contacted the damn paper seeking the reward money?
There is little doubt that it would have been exterminated but for its stock being supplied in autumn by immigration, and for its shy and wary behaviour, especially at the breeding-season, when it becomes almost wholly mute, and thereby often escapes detection.
Under these mute self-effacing kings the progress of royal power was only the more striking.
This expression in Princess Mary did not frighten them (she never inspired fear in anyone), but they knew that when it appeared on her face, she became mute and was not to be shaken in her determination.
Long kept mute by fear, the mass of the nation found a voice and demanded a total change of government.
Laurent, to protect himself from the consequences of the substitution, replaced the wooden figure by a deaf mute, who was presently exchanged for the scrofulous child of the death certificate.
The young poet wooed the girl with poems, romances, dramas and mute worship, but received nothing except chilling indifference and lively ridicule.