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hush

 
Noun hush has 1 sense
  1. hush, stillness, still - (poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"
    --1 is a kind of silence, quiet
    Derived forms: verb hush3, verb hush2, verb hush1
Verb hush has 5 senses
  1. hush - become quiet or still; fall silent; "hush my babay!"
    --1 is one way to
    change
    Derived form: noun hush1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  2. hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush up - cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children in the church!"
    --2 is one way to suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb
    Derived form: noun hush1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  3. quieten, hush, quiet, quiesce, quiet down, pipe down - become quiet or quieter; "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"
    --3 is one way to change intensity
    Derived form: noun hush1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  4. hush - wash by removing particles; "Wash ores"
    --4 is one way to
    wash, lave
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. hush - run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals
    --5 is one way to
    water, irrigate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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