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quelled

verb
past tense of quell

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2 to stop the noise or speech of
  • the principal held up her hand to quell the students so they could hear the urgent announcement

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“Quelled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quelled. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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