- 1[intransitive] (used especially in orders) to be quiet; to stop talking or crying Hush now and try to sleep.
- 2[transitive] hush somebody/something to make someone or something become quieter; to make someone stop talking, crying, etc. Phrasal Verbshush somethingup
NAmE//hʌʃ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hush
he / she / it hushes
past simple hushed
-ing form hushing