A device on a telephone that the caller can press to prevent themselves from being heard by the person to whom they are speaking.
More example sentences
- The dealer had to quickly press the mute button on his phone so the customer couldn't hear his roars of laughter.
- Yawning, Seth grabbed the remote and pressed the mute button.
- She inched again towards the television and pressed the mute button.
Definition of mute button in:
- The US English dictionary