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Definition 1: suppress or crush completely - [verb of change]

Samples where quell or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • squelch any sign of dissent
  • quench a rebellion

Synonyms for quell in the sense of this definition

(quell is a kind of ...) bring under control by force or authority

"suppress a nascent uprising" "stamp down on littering" "conquer one's desires"

Definition 2: overcome or allay - [verb of consumption]

Samples where quell or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • quell my hunger

Synonyms for quell in the sense of this definition

(quell is a kind of ...) fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction

"does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?" "This job doesn't match my dreams" "meet a need"

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