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quiets

verb
present tense third-person singular of quiet

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1 to become still and orderly
  • the museum docent told the rowdy youngsters to quiet down for the tour

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2 to free from distress or disturbance
  • quiet a crying toddler with candy

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3 to stop the noise or speech of
  • the nanny could quiet unruly children with just a look

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“Quiets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quiets. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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