Synonyms for silence:
freeze-out, quell, soundless, shackle, restrain, nonacceptance, noiseless, quietness, voice, stand between, disbar, refusal, rebuttal, interdiction, restraint, hogtie, waylay, come between, denial, wordlessness, hold on to.
Other synonyms and related words:
privateness, tranquillize, lock away, pacify, pipe down, tranquillise, dummy up, waylay, ease, be quiet, belt up, shackle, secrecy, put away, quietness, sleek over, foil, shut up, secretiveness, nowheresville, muzzle, suppress, tranquility, quiet down, blacklist, prohibition, solitude, privacy, peace, calm, soundless, restraint, sandbag, repress, restrain, rebuttal, clam up, rejection, sulk, tranquillity, relieve, serenity, repose, squelch, allay, quell, obscurity, button up, lock in, wordlessness, tranquilize, confute, revolt, noiseless, keep mum, sit on, squash, subdue, closeness, silent, shut away, placidity, dismissal, facelessness, calm down, veto, gag, resistance, interdiction, refusal, nowhere, whitewash, close up, concealment, lock, nonacceptance, keep down, lock up, rest, gloss over, quieten, hush up, monopolize, quiesce.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
absence of sound, speech (noun)
stone-deafness, deafness, deaf-mute.
speechlessness, dumbness, voicelessness, taciturnity.
make or be quiet (verb)