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1. hush-hush

adjective. conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods.

Synonyms

  • secret
  • undercover
  • underground
  • hole-and-corner
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • hugger-mugger
  • covert
  • surreptitious

Antonyms

  • exoteric
  • public
  • acknowledged
  • outward

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Words that Rhyme with Hush Puppy

  • yuppie
  • guppy
  • cuppy

2. puppy

noun. ['ˈpʌpi'] a young dog.

Synonyms

  • domestic dog
  • whelp
  • pup
  • dog

Antonyms

  • aged
  • oldness
  • immaturity

3. puppy

noun. ['ˈpʌpi'] an inexperienced young person.

Synonyms

  • young person
  • pup
  • younker
  • youth

4. hush

verb. ['ˈhʌʃ'] become quiet or still; fall silent.

Antonyms

  • unquiet

5. hush

noun. ['ˈhʌʃ'] (poetic) tranquil silence.

Synonyms

  • stillness
  • still
  • silence

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • consume
  • agitate
  • worry

6. hush

verb. ['ˈhʌʃ'] cause to be quiet or not talk.

Synonyms

  • hush up
  • subdue
  • conquer
  • shush
  • stamp down
  • pipe down
  • quiet down
  • quiet
  • shut up
  • lull
  • calm down
  • still
  • silence
  • shout down
  • gag
  • muzzle
  • quiesce
  • quieten
  • suppress
  • inhibit

Antonyms

  • agitated
  • stormy
  • ostentatious
  • disorder

7. hush

verb. ['ˈhʌʃ'] wash by removing particles.

Synonyms

  • wash

Antonyms

  • unpeaceful
  • wild

8. hush

verb. ['ˈhʌʃ'] run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals.

Synonyms

  • irrigate

Antonyms

  • loud
  • noisy

9. hush

verb. ['ˈhʌʃ'] become quiet or quieter.

Synonyms

  • hush up
  • quiet
  • shut up
  • quiesce
  • quieten
  • still
  • change intensity
  • pipe down
  • quiet down

Antonyms

  • unquietly
  • open up
  • unconfined
  • moving

Example sentences of the word hush-puppy


1. Noun Phrase
To make a hush puppy stick together and withstand the frying process, the batter has to be the appropriate consistency.

2. Noun Phrase
When the hush puppy rises to the top, which only takes about 10 seconds, gently cook and turn it for about five minutes until it is golden brown on all sides.

3. Noun Phrase
People who prefer a slightly drier, sweeter, flakier hush puppy or fried fillet will enjoy haddock more than cod.

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