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subdue
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Ulysses
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  • Mr Dedalus said in subdued wonder.
  • VOICES: (Subdued) For the Caliph.

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  • With indirect and direct verbal allusions or affirmations: with subdued affection and admiration: with description: with impediment: with suggestion.

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as in: subdue opposition Define
to control or put down by force or intimidation
as in: subdued colors Define
to reduce the intensity of something -- such as colors, light, conversation, or mood or in the form subdued: describing something of low intensity
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