Associations to the word «Subdued»


SUBDUED, adjective. Conquered; overpowered; crushed; submissive; mild.
SUBDUED, adjective. Not glaring in color; soft and light in tone.
SUBDUED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of subdue

Dictionary definition

SUBDUED, adjective. In a softened tone; "hushed voices"; "muted trumpets"; "a subdued whisper"; "a quiet reprimand".
SUBDUED, adjective. Restrained in style or quality; "a little masterpiece of low-keyed eloquence".
SUBDUED, adjective. Quieted and brought under control; "children were subdued and silent".
SUBDUED, adjective. Not brilliant or glaring; "the moon cast soft shadows"; "soft pastel colors"; "subdued lighting".
SUBDUED, adjective. Lacking in light; not bright or harsh; "a dim light beside the bed"; "subdued lights and soft music".

Wise words

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
Napoleon Hill