The rebellion is squelched, all are pardoned, and everything ends happily.
Something's wrong out there; dissatisfaction, that should have been squelched.
The other, refusing to be squelched, fell into step beside him.
The sailor who so gallantly held the nozzle and squelched the fire was in luck.
It was a ghastly idea, and I squelched it with a promptness that was almost ...