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1 hush /ˈhʌʃ/ verb
hushes; hushed; hushing
1 hush
/ˈhʌʃ/
verb
hushes; hushed; hushing
Learner's definition of HUSH
[+ object] : to make (someone) quiet, calm, or still
often used as (be) hushed
[no object] : to become quiet
usually used to tell someone to be quiet

hush up

[phrasal verb]
hush (something) up or hush up (something)
: to prevent people from knowing the truth about (something, such as a crime)
2 hush /ˈhʌʃ/ noun
2 hush
/ˈhʌʃ/
noun
Learner's definition of HUSH
[singular]
: a time of silence, stillness, or calm especially after noise
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