- Inflections of 'mute' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English-Dutch Dictionary © 2020:
|mute adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."|| figurative (person: not speaking)||sprakeloos bn|
| || ||met stomheid geslagen bw|
| || ||zwijgend bn|
| ||The prisoner remained mute when the sentence was read.|
|mute adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."|| obsolete, potentially offensive (person: unable to speak) (niet in staat te spreken)||stom bn|
| ||The mute beggar was making wild gestures at us.|
|mute nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.|| (TV: silent setting)||geluid uitzetten nw+ww als nw het|
| ||I always put the TV on mute when the adverts are on.|
|mute [sth]⇒ vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."|| (TV: turn off the sound)||geluid uitzetten onoverg. uitdr.|
| ||Please mute the TV while your father is talking.|