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Silent

Meanings and phrases

silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. marked by absence of sound; soundless; still
  2. failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to; mum
  3. unable to speak because of hereditary deafness; dumb; mute
  4. implied by or inferred from actions or statements; tacit; understood
  5. not made to sound; unsounded
  6. having a frequency below or above the range of human audibility

silent butler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small receptacle with a handle and a hinged lid; used for collecting crumbs or ashes

silent movie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a movie without a soundtrack; silent picture; silents
E.g.
  • He also made some appearances in the silent movie industry.
  • He made the 1927 silent movie "What For?
  • The film was itself a retooling of the 1922 silent movie of the same name.

silent partner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a partner (who usually provides capital) whose association with the enterprise is not public knowledge; sleeping partner
E.g.
  • In 1985, Walters set up a sports management agency with Franzese as a silent partner.
  • She is also helping Murphy and co discreetly as a silent partner for unknown reasons after Harry was sniped.
  • While mostly a silent partner in this endeavor, Dr. Bradley began building a second android during this time.

silent person

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who does not talk; dummy

silent picture

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a movie without a soundtrack; silent movie; silents

silent treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an aloof refusal to speak to someone you know

silent film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An American silent film version was made in 1926.
  • He also wrote the 1927 silent film "Matinee Ladies".
  • She was married to silent film actor Theodore Roberts.

silent drama

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Lifted Veil (film) The Lifted Veil is a 1917 American silent drama film produced by B.
  • Secrets (1924 film) Secrets is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Frank Borzage.
  • Pretty Clothes Pretty Clothes is a 1927 American silent drama film, directed by Phil Rosen.

silent drama film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Lifted Veil (film) The Lifted Veil is a 1917 American silent drama film produced by B.
  • Secrets (1924 film) Secrets is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Frank Borzage.
  • Pretty Clothes Pretty Clothes is a 1927 American silent drama film, directed by Phil Rosen.

silent films

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Oakie appeared in five silent films during 1927 and 1928.
  • Fifty-two of his features are silent films.
  • The first silent films were shown here.

silent film directed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cenere Cenere is a 1916 silent film directed by and starring Febo Mari.
  • A Lady of Chance A Lady of Chance is a 1928 silent film directed by Robert Z. Leonard.
  • Lavender introduced "Sherlock Jr.", a 1924 silent film directed by and starring Buster Keaton.

silent comedy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The High Sign The High Sign is a 1921 two-reel silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton.
  • Ray rose to fame during the mid-1910s portraying young, wholesome hicks in silent comedy films.
  • Hard Luck (1921 film) Hard Luck is a 1921 American two-reel silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton.

silent era

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This era is referred to as the silent era of film.
  • The most successful Christian film of the silent era.
  • Allen had started in the film industry as an editor in the early 1920s during the silent era.

silent comedy film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The High Sign The High Sign is a 1921 two-reel silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton.
  • Hard Luck (1921 film) Hard Luck is a 1921 American two-reel silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton.
  • Handle with Care (1922 film) Handle with Care is a 1922 American silent comedy film directed by Phil Rosen.

remain silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • That's why I choose to remain silent."
  • In spite of all these, the government wisely chose to remain silent.
  • Jacob blackmails Udayan and asks him to remain silent so he can also escape.

remained silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • STX remained silent for the following months.
  • However, the media and government both remained silent.
  • U.S. Speedskating remained silent during the controversy.

silent short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Thieving Hand The Thieving Hand is a 1908 American silent short film.
  • His first silent short film was "A Dollar Bill" for a workshop in Houston.
  • The Purple Dress The Purple Dress is a 1918 two reel silent short film, directed by Martin Justice.

went silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Malpee went bankrupt in 1963, and KFIL went silent.
  • At midnight on January 1, 2018, KLXR went silent.
  • On February 19, 2019, the station went silent.

silent film era

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It opened October 12, 1926 – toward the end of the silent film era.
  • She is often regarded by critics to be the first French star of the silent film era.
  • Her career began early in the silent film era, in 1911, and continued for forty years.

silent movies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hand-cranked silent movies were shown with piano accompaniment.
  • During the twenties, she performed in a number of silent movies.
  • Starting about 1900, the village was used as a backdrop for silent movies.

during the silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Allen had started in the film industry as an editor in the early 1920s during the silent era.
  • However, he got his start painting scenery as part of the backstage crew during the silent movie era.
  • The novel had already been made into a film twice during the silent era, both with a Selznick producing.

short silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He starred in over 36 short silent films his first year acting.
  • The Power of Darkness (1909 film) The Power of Darkness () is a 1909 Russian short silent art film.
  • Her Fractured Voice Her Fractured Voice is a 1917 American short silent comedy film starring Leatrice Joy (billed as Beatrice Joy).

silent film drama

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He appeared in both the 1919 Abel Gance-directed silent film drama "J'accuse!"
  • Social Hypocrites Social Hypocrites is a 1918 silent film drama directed by Albert Capellani and starring May Allison.
  • Rocking Moon Rocking Moon is a lost 1926 silent film drama directed by George Melford and starring Lilyan Tashman and John Bowers.

silent film actress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He baptised silent film actress Clara Kimball Young prior to her death.
  • As a young woman Eva Didur was close friends with silent film actress Dagmar Godowsky.
  • His mother was silent film actress Ella Hall and his father was actor turned director Emory Johnson.

silent western

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Iron to Gold Iron to Gold is a lost 1922 American silent western film produced and distributed by Fox Film Corporation.
  • The Devil Dodger The Devil Dodger is a lost 1917 silent western film feature directed by Clifford Smith and starring Roy Stewart.
  • Their Compact Their Compact is a 1917 American silent western film produced and distributed by Metro Pictures and directed by Edwin Carewe.

fell silent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "In the 3rd century, Apollo fell silent.
  • He attempted to sing worship songs to them, and spoke to them in Xhosa, after which they often fell silent.
  • Fellow pupils at Kelly's school [see above] felt Kelly fell silent because he felt intellectually outclassed.
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