Synonyms of subdued in English:

subdued


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adjective

1‘Lewis's subdued air had changed to one of high good humour’

SYNONYMS

sombre, low-spirited, downcast, sad, dejected, depressed, low, gloomy, despondent, dispirited, disheartened, forlorn, woebegone

restrained, repressed, inactive, spiritless, lifeless, dull, unresponsive, withdrawn, pensive, thoughtful, preoccupied, quiet

informal down in the mouth, down in the dumps, out of sorts, in the doldrums, with a long face

British informal brassed off, cheesed off, browned off

North American informal teed off, ticked off

ANTONYMS

lively, cheerful

2‘they chatted in subdued tones’

SYNONYMS

hushed, muted, quiet, low, soft, gentle, whispered, murmured, faint, muffled, indistinct, inaudible

noiseless, soundless, silent, still, calm

ANTONYMS

loud, noisy

3‘the subdued light made Mary appear pale’

SYNONYMS

dim, muted, toned down, softened, soft, lowered, shaded, low-key, subtle, unobtrusive, understated

sombre, dreary, dark

ANTONYMS

bright