from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A keeping silence; loss of speech; dumbness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A becoming dumb; loss of speech.
- noun A keeping silent or mute.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
Silence; inability or refusal to speak.
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whichbe commented on the word obmutescence
1. Becoming dumb; loss of speech.
2. Keeping silent or mute.
May 13, 2008
qms commented on the word obmutescence
Be quicker to pray than to preach,
More eager to learn than to teach;
For wisdom’s true essence
Can be obmutescence
And silence be deeper than speech.
December 21, 2017