Subdued meaning

səbdud, səbdyud
Conquered; overpowered; crushed; submissive; mild.

He is subdued after the disagreement last night.

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Not glaring in color; soft and light in tone.

The colour scheme used for this room is subdued.

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Simple past tense and past participle of subdue.

He subdued the dog yesterday.

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Reduced or low in intensity; muted.

Subdued lighting.

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Subdued is defined as someone has been calmed or quieted.

When you have calmed a crying baby down, this is an example of a situation where you subdued the baby.

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Quiet or withdrawn.
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The definition of subdued is a mood of having been calmed or quieted.

A person who has been calmed down after being angered is an example of someone who is subdued.

A crowd that is calm and quiet is an example of a subdued crowd.

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