Thesaurus / quell

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He has sent officials to Macao to quell disturbances there, and order has been given that all Castilians there shall be sent away.

Iatrochemistry provided a substitution in the form of medicinals to quell the flow of blood for therapeutic purposes.

Her voice once drowned by the shout of ruffian defiance, and I shall be full of impulses to resist and quell.

ShirleyCharlotte Bront

There was one way in which he could quell that clamor and turn it into a tumult of applause, but that way should not be taken.

Our scout, Al Met, has brought word that much of their force has been called away to quell the Wahs.

Mutiny was unhappily only too frequent; but the Prince's presence usually sufficed to quell it.

Busied with other wars, Sennacherib was unable to quell this rebellion until the year 701.

Archology and the BibleGeorge A. Barton

But though for the moment he quelled her eye, nothing could quell her voice.

He can move upon an armed desperado and quell him and take him a prisoner without saying a single word.

It had done naught apparently to quell the innate cheerfulness of his spirit.

The Moonshiners At Hoho-Hebee FallsCharles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)

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