How to Pronounce muffle?

Correct pronunciation for the word "muffle" is [mˈʌfə͡l], [mˈʌfə‍l], [m_ˈʌ_f_əl].

"Muffle" in context

Muffle is a noun that refers to a material or container used to deaden or reduce sound, heat, or light. It may be made of cloth, metal, insulation, or even just a section of wall. Muffles are commonly associated with engines, firearms, and even factory machinery, as they allow for the noise and vibration of these devices to be dampened. Muffles are also used in many industries for controlling the noise of loud machines and equipment in the workplace.

Muffles can be used in a variety of ways. One of the more popular and practical uses of a muffle is to reduce noise in the home.

What are similar-sounding words for muffle?

Usage over time for muffle:

This graph shows how "muffle" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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