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muffle
British English: /ˈmʌf(ə)l/
American English: /ˈməfəl/

Translation of muffle in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (wrap up)
    emmitoufler (person) (in dans)
    muffled in furs
    emmitouflé dans des fourrures
  • 2 (mute)
    assourdir (bell, drum)
    étouffer (voice, laughter)
    [figurative] to muffle the voice of protest
    étouffer les protestations

also: muffled past participle adjective

  • (cough, giggle)
    étouffé
    (bell, drum)
    assourdi
    a muffled thump ou thud
    un bruit sourd

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