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  • All Quiet On The Western Front ( Erich Maria Remarque book and WWII movie )
  • Anything for a quiet life
  • As quiet as a mouse
  • As silent as the grave
  • Be like Dad, keep mum ( WWII slogan )
  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool that to speak and remove all doubt
  • Clam up
  • Conspiracy of silence
  • Conversation stopper
  • Dead air
  • Deafening silence
  • Don't waste your breath
  • End of story
  • Gag reflex ( The involuntary spasm caused by something touching the back of one's mouth )
  • Hold your peace
  • Hold your tongue
  • Hush a bye
  • Hush it up
  • Hush money
  • Hush puppies
  • Hush up
  • I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti ( The Silence of the Lambs )
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • Keep mum, she's not so dumb ( WWII slogan )
  • Lapse into silence
  • Most men live lives of quiet desperation
  • Mum's the word
  • Mute witness
  • No names: no packdrill
  • On the quiet
  • Order in the court
  • Quiet before the storm
  • Radio silence
  • Running gag
  • Silence is golden
  • Silent Movie ( Mel Brooks movie )
  • Silent Night ( Bing Crosby song )
  • Silent partner
  • Silent witness
  • Speak when you are spoken to
  • Speech is silver but silence is golden
  • Strong, silent type
  • The Quiet Man ( Nickname of John Ruiz )
  • The Silence Of The Lambs ( Jodie Foster / Anthony Hopkins movie )
  • The Sound Of Silence ( Simon and Garfunkel song )
  • The silence was deafening
  • The silent majority
  • The silent treatment
  • Wall of silence
  • You can't keep quiet about a Wispa ( Cadbury's Wispa advertising slogan )
  • You have the right to remain silent
  • Zip your lip

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