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quash

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to put a stop to (something) by the use of force
  • the dictator commanded the army to quash the uprising without mercy

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The first known use of quash was in the 13th century

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“Quash.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quash. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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