muzzle

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmʌzəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmʌzəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(muzəl)


Inflections of 'muzzle' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
muzzles
v 3rd person singular
muzzling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
muzzled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
muzzled
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 Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: To fasten a muzzle upon
Synonyms:
cage , sheathe, wrap , muffle, bind , gag
Antonyms:
release , unfasten, unbind, let loose
Sense: To silence
Synonyms:
gag , restrain , stifle , restrict , suppress , check , stop , hush , still , shush, prevent , quiet
Antonyms:
encourage , allow , let , help , aid

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