Scattered Thoughts From A Maryland Cottage

Scattered Thoughts From A Maryland Cottage
The Yin and Yang of Thankfulness

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Tuesday's Thoughts... "SUBDUED" it's a matter of opinion & Art


1. subdued - in a softened tone; "hushed voices"; "muted trumpets"; "a subdued whisper"; "a quiet reprimand"
hushed, muted, quiet
soft - (of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music"
2. subdued - restrained in style or quality; "a little masterpiece of low-keyed eloquence"
low-key, low-keyed
restrained - under restraint
3. subdued - tame - very restrained or quiet; "a tame Christmas party"; "she was one of the tamest and most abject creatures imaginable with no will or power to act but as directed"

4. subdued - not brilliant or glaring; "the moon cast soft shadows"; "soft pastel colors"; "subdued lighting" soft
5. subdued - dull - emitting or reflecting very little light; "a dull glow"; "dull silver badly in need of a polish"; "a dull sky"
6. subdued - lacking in light; not bright or harsh; "a dim light beside the bed"; "subdued lights and soft music" dim
7. subdued - dark - devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black; "sitting in a dark corner"; "a dark day"; "dark shadows"; "dark as the inside of a black cat"
Tuesday's Take on the word "Subdued"
it's a matter of opinion and style, Jennifer

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