Music and Silence


Music noun - An artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner.
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Synonyms for Music

Silence is an antonym for music in harmonized topic.

Nearby Words: muse, musical, musician, musically


Silence noun - Incapacity for or restraint from speaking.

Music is an antonym for silence.

How words are described

usual usual music usual silence
actual actual music actual silence
real real music real silence
slow slow music slow silence
Other adjectives: ominous, tense, dramatic, eerie, creepy.

Both words in one sentence

  • He tells Wormwood that in Heaven there is just silence and music.
  • Nails on a Blackboard Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit: Deloris does this to silence the loudly chattering, music-playing students in her music class. Twice.
  • As in, twenty-one minutes of actual music, not just a few minutes followed by a long period of silence.
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