Hush up and Stifle

Hush up

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Hush up verb – To keep from being publicly known.
Usage example: the well-connected family was able to hush up the scandal so it never reached the papers

Stifle and hush up are semantically related in keep secret topic. In some cases you can use "Stifle" instead a verb "Hush up".
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Stifle verb – To be or cause to be killed by lack of breathable air.
Hush up and stifle are semantically related in prevent topic. You can use "Hush up" instead a verb "Stifle".
Nearby Words: stifled, stifling
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