- Opposite words for silent:
- garrulous, sociable, raucous, loquacious, gabby, clangorous, extroverted, articulate, talky, diffuse, gregarious, fluent, rackety, chatty, unreserved, voluble, outgoing, wordy, motormouthed, communicatory, unquiet, talkative, windy, prolix, communicative, uproarious, outspoken, rip-roaring, tumultuous, vocal, roistering, glib, well-spoken, audible, talking, free, sound, speaking, noisy, long-winded, verbose, clamorous, talebearing, free-spoken, boisterous, conversational, smooth-tongued, explicit, mouthy, eloquent, rambling, expressed, roaring, silver-tongued, clattery, blabby, facile, gossipy, hearable, clattering.
- Usage samples:
She was sorry she had asked, and stood silent.
"A Red Wallflower",Susan Warner.
" No." He was silent for a moment.
"The Garden Of Allah",Robert Hichens.
Mrs. March was a long time silent.
"A Hazard of New Fortunes",William Dean Howells.
Ned was silent for a moment.
"Boy Scouts in a Submarine",G. Harvey Ralphson.
- She was sorry she had asked, and stood silent.