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quietus

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1 a freeing from an obligation or responsibility

  • was granted a quietus on the remainder of the debt in the old manʼs will
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2 the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities

  • her unshakable belief in a blissful afterlife allowed her to meet her quietus without the slightest tinge of fear or regret
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obstinately defiant of authority

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