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Definition of Quash

Quash
Quash Quash, v. t. [OF. quasser, F. casser, fr. L. quassare to shake, shatter, shiver, v. intens. fr. quatere, quassum, to shake, shatter. Cf. Concussion, Discuss, Rescue, and also Quash to annul.] 1. To beat down, or beat in pieces; to dash forcibly; to crush. The whales Against sharp rocks, like reeling vessels, quashed, Though huge as mountains, are in pieces dashed. --Waller. 2. To crush; to subdue; to suppress or extinguish summarily and completely; as, to quash a rebellion. Contrition is apt to quash or allay all worldly grief. --Barrow.
Quash
Quash Quash, n. Same as Squash.
Quash
Quash Quash, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Quashed; p. pr. & vb. n. Quashing.] [OF. quasser, F. casser, fr. L. cassare to annihilate, annul, fr. cassus empty, vain, of uncertain origin. The word has been confused with L. quassare to shake, F. casser to break, which is probably of different origin. Cf. Cashier, v. t.] (Law) To abate, annul, overthrow, or make void; as, to quash an indictment. --Blackstone.
Quash
Quash Quash, v. i. To be shaken, or dashed about, with noise.

Meaning of Quash from wikipedia

- A motion to quash is a request to a court to render a previous decision of that court or a lower judicial body null or invalid. It can arise out of mistakes...
- until the end of the war. In the Middle East, in May Commonwealth forces quashed an uprising in Iraq which had been supported by German aircraft from bases...
- New York Times. March 30, 1957; Loftus, Joseph A. "Hoffa Urges Court to Quash Charges." New York Times. April 23, 1957; Ranzal, Edward. "Jury Here Indicts...
- McCarthy, Caroline (August 28, 2008). "Yahoo Mash gets smashed, bashed, quashed". CNET News. Retrieved May 31, 2011. "Yahoo closes tech website". New Statesman...
- Cut Of 'Django Unchained'; Dreams Of Nick Fury Cameo In 'Breaking Bad' Quashed | The Playlist Archived January 2, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Blogs...
- William Francis Patterson Quash (27 December 1868 – 17 May 1938) was an English football player who competed in the 1900 Olympic Games for Great Britain...
- Bái mutiny by the Vietnamese Nationalist Party (VNQDĐ), which the French quashed. The mutiny caused an irreparable split in the independence movement that...
- United States if necessary, possibly also using his army in Virginia to quash opposition to Adams and himself. To fund this army, Hamilton wrote regularly...
- argument capable of raising a real possibility that the court of appeal would quash the conviction. In December 2019 Bamber's lawyers made a further application...
- Retrieved September 3, 2011. Naughton, Philippe (June 1, 2006). "Spanish court quashes 9/11 conviction". The Times. Retrieved September 3, 2011. Summers and Swan...
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