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See also: 沈黙 and 沈默

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ChineseEdit

 
submerge; immerse; sink; deep; profound; to lower; to drop
silent; write from memory
simp. and trad.
(沉默)
alt. forms 沈默

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

沉默

  1. to be silent; to not speak
    保持沉默  ―  bǎochí chénmò  ―  to keep silent
    沉默許久 / 沉默许久  ―  chénmò xǔjiǔ  ―  to remain silent for a long time

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

沉默

  1. reticent; taciturn; untalkative