Example sentences for silent

Here you can find a large assortment of example sentences for the word silent, or in other words sentences that can help you learn how to use silent in a sentence. Learning how to use a word in a sentences can be very helpful, for example when it comes to learning how to use the word in a sentence, in which context the word can be used as well as to learn the true meaning of the word "silent".

Silent in a sentence

Here below you will find several sentences that illustrate how to use the word silent in a sentence.

  1. All weapons fell silent at 10:00.

  2. The corn crake is silent in Africa.

  3. For two nights the ghost was silent.

  4. When he remained silent, he was fired.

  5. Its undulating flight is rapid and silent.

  6. She was silent who would hear her pleading?

  7. The war tales of the Reds were kept silent.

  8. No intertitles interrupt the silent visuals.

  9. Frank Dane was a British actor of the silent era.

  10. The viral genome is mostly silent within the host.

  11. I was determined to continue making silent films ..

  12. As the hall fell silent, Eliasberg began conducting.

  13. Radley is silent about Boo's confinement to the house.

  14. Marion Perret argues that Orion is a silent link in T.

  15. Birds wintering in mainland Africa are usually silent.

  16. Publicly, the Board remained silent on their policy and how it related to Barnes.

  17. Imong, Roekiah "kept silent, constantly musing as if she were mentally disturbed".

  18. The silent film Old Ironsides portrayed Constitution during the First Barbary War.

  19. This species is silent when wintering, and its breeding vocalisations are unknown.

  20. Gilbert himself played the silent role of the Associate on at least four occasions.

  21. Pemberton said that writing for a silent episode "makes you inventive in a completely different way".

  22. Romeo and Juliet was first filmed in the silent era, by Georges Méliès, although his film is now lost.

  23. The survivors, their descendants, and the perpetrators all remained silent about Rosewood for decades.

  24. It gives guttural hrump and high, hoarse hyoh calls at its breeding colonies, but is otherwise silent.

  25. They are typically silent even when displaying, although a soft gue-gue-gue may occasionally be given.

  26. Chaplin finished editing City Lights in December 1930, by which time silent films were an anachronism.

  27. Adult pelicans grunt when at the colony, but are generally silent elsewhere or outside breeding season.

  28. Mason had no such need to remain silent, and only four or five delegates spoke as frequently as he did.

  29. A paradigm shift we talk about a lot is going from silent to talkies, or from black and white to color.

  30. He was silent for a few minutes, apparently irritated, then began laughing as if in a state of euphoria.

  31. Adults are normally silent but can utter a deep guttural croaking noise in nuptial displays or at nests.

  32. The police officers who arrested Lamb also agreed that the defendant had been unusually cool and silent.

  33. The call made during flight is "per-twee-twee-twee", or "ti-di-di-di", punctuated by the silent periods.

  34. Her film career began in silent cinema in 1928, with the film The Parisian Cobbler (Парижский сапожник).

  35. Then all was silent." Lowe and his crew found four men still alive, one of whom died shortly afterwards.

  36. Hale had appeared in 64 silent films before The Cat and the Canary, notably the 1914 serial The Exploits of Elaine and D.

  37. The only known footage of the real Anne Frank comes from a 1941 silent film recorded for her newlywed next-door neighbor.

  38. And, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be; and not a soul to tell Why thou art desolate, can e'er return.

  39. Martin Thornton made a short silent film featuring the Baron, The New Adventures of Baron Munchausen, the following year.

  40. The events of the Tottenham Outrage were re-enacted in Doctor Brian Pellie and the Secret Despatch (1912), a silent film.

  41. Si Ronda is a 1930 silent film from the Dutch East Indies which was directed by Lie Tek Swie and starred Bachtiar Effendi.

  42. The audience is limited in its ability to comprehend the eternal scene, but the silent urn is still able to speak to them.

  43. He was a major movie star from the end of the silent film era through to the end of the golden age of Classical Hollywood.

  44. In English, the final 'e' is silent, perhaps under the influence of French, unlike later names taken from Latin and Greek.

  45. The Dreamers who harassed the Nerevarine fall silent, and the Nerevarine becomes widely known as the savior of Vvardenfell.

  46. She was largely unsuccessful in her campaign for more women to be added to the company's management and was silent about the company's famously anti-labor union practices.

  47. To many, she was seen as an example of the "American Dream," having risen from a poor background, with her greatest popularity among the "great silent majority" of voters.

  48. In The Observer, Mike Bradley called "A Quiet Night In" a "priceless silent farce", but, in the newspaper's sister publication The Guardian, Luke Holland was more critical.

  49. The Nasrid dynasty of Granada had no specific rule of succession, and the sources are silent as to why Yusuf was chosen over Ismail's second son Faraj, who was a year older.

  50. After three years since its adoption, Verkhovna Rada officials kept silent about the law, after which it was made public by an article in the DELO newspaper in mid-May 2009.

Synonyms for silent

Another way to better understand how a word can be used is to examine what synonyms it has, and how these synonyms can be used. For example, the word silent has the following synonyms: dumb, mute, inarticulate, unarticulate, implied, tacit, understood, implicit, inexplicit, inaudible, unhearable, mum, uncommunicative, incommunicative, soundless, still, quiet and unsounded.

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