Keep my voice down - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
keep (one's) voice down (redirected from keep my voice down)
keep (one's) voice down
To speak in a hushed voice or a whisper; to refrain from speaking too loudly. Shh! Keep your voices down! My parents are sleeping upstairs. I don't care if he was keeping his voice down—he shouldn't have been talking during the movie at all!
keep your ˈvoice down used to tell somebody to speak more quietly: Keep your voices down, won’t you? The children are asleep.
References in periodicals archive
She said: "I'll have to keep my voice down
from now on.
I couldn't even call Vernon as I was surrounded by fellow diners and knew I wouldn't be able to keep my voice down
At one point in the evening, I called Gordon 'big boy' because he is very well-endowed - and he told me to keep my voice down
But I'd better keep my voice down
or everyone will be saying, `Abi's sex romp with Darius'
My mother was speaking in whispers, and every time I opened my mouth she shushed me, telling me to keep my voice down
CANVASSING for our local Labour MP, I knocked on one door but was told to keep my voice down