Usage examples for muted

  1. We have no amateur conductor riding ahead: violins, 'cellos, piano, wind- stops: Peridon, Catkin, Pempton, Yatt, Cormyn, Colney, Mrs. Cormyn, Dudley Sowerby: they are spirited on, patted, subdued, muted raised, rushed anew, away, held in hand, in both hands. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. There was something very desolate in that atmosphere of dimmed sight and muted sound. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  3. " No," said Otway after a pause, still as if he spoke under control of a muted pedal. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch