Translation of quiet in French:

quiet

Pronunciation: /ˈkwaɪət/

n

adj

  • 1 (silent) [church, person, room] silencieux/-ieuse to keep quiet garder le silence to go quiet se taire to keep [sb] quiet faire taire [dog, child] be quiet (stop talking) tais-toi (make no noise); ne fais pas de bruit
  • 3 (discreet) discret/-ète to have a quiet word with sb prendre qn à part pour lui parler
  • 5 [meal] intime ; [wedding] célébré/-e dans l'intimité
  • 6 (secret) to keep [sth] quiet ne pas divulguer [plans]; garder [qch] secret/-ète [engagement]

Phrasal verbs

quiet down

(AmE)
quieten down

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