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mut·ed

 (myo͞o′tĭd)
adj.
1.
a. Muffled; indistinct: a muted voice.
b. Mute or subdued; softened: muted colors.
2. Music Produced by or provided with a mute.

mut′ed·ly adv.
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muted

(ˈmjuːtɪd)
adj
1. (of a sound or colour) softened: a muted pink shirt.
2. (of an emotion or action) subdued or restrained: his response was muted.
3. (Instruments) (of a musical instrument) being played while fitted with a mute: muted trumpet.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.muted - in a softened tone; "hushed voices"; "muted trumpets"; "a subdued whisper"; "a quiet reprimand"
soft - (of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music"
2.muted - being or made softer or less loud or clear; "the dull boom of distant breaking waves"; "muffled drums"; "the muffled noises of the street"; "muted trumpets"
soft - (of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music"
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muted

adjective subdued, subtle, faded, delicate, restrained, discreet, low-key, pastel, understated, toned down He likes sober muted colours.
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Translations

muted

[ˈmjuːtɪd] ADJ [noise] → sordo; [criticism] → callado, silencioso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

muted

[ˈmjuːtɪd] adj
[colour] → doux(douce)
[sound, voice] → sourd(e), assourdi(e)
[trumpet] → bouché(e)
[criticism] → voilé(e)
[reaction] → modéré(e), tempéré(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

muted

adjgedämpft; (fig) criticism etcleise, leicht
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

muted

[ˈmjuːtɪd] adj (noise) → attutito/a, smorzato/a; (criticism) → attenuato/a (Mus) → in sordina (000) (trumpet) → con sordina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Dubai: New business activity in Dubai's private sector had its slowest December in more than two years, while job creation was also quite muted.
Another visitor praised the calligraphy, particularly for engaging muted tones juxtaposed in the background with the large fonts in the foreground.
Global dairy prices fell for the second time in a row at its most recent fortnightly auction held as stronger supply muted what buyers were willing to pay for key products.
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Muted accounts are not aware when they are being muted and can be restored
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Hafidz Baharom who advocated the campaign told Malay Mail that Malaysia is a 'free country' and that anyone was free to complain against his muted remarks.
Dynamic mute alert senses and immediately alerts you when you begin to speak while muted.
WhatsApp has introduced an option which allows the members from group chats to tag others, an option that dispatches a singular notification towards the intended recipient, even if they have muted the chat for the lifetime.
Global cues were muted after oil prices dipped to USD 27.67 a barrel, its lowest since 2003, as lifting of economic sanctions now allows Iran to resume crude exports.