Sentence Examples


  • "No," came the answer, muted by a sob.
  • It was muted black, made out of material smoother than silk that draped over her arm like a second skin.
  • They normally were, and if they weren't, their screaming was muted by the magic of their cells.
  • She rested against the door, jarred when the flash of a grey knife crossed inches before her eyes, followed by a muted thunk as the weapon buried itself in the door.
  • There is not room for one together with an independent violoncello part; the wonderful use of muted solo violoncellos in the slow movement of the Pastoral Symphony being a special effect, like the earlier instance in Haydn's 12th Salomon Symphony.

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