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Definition of Quell

Quell
Quell Quell, v. t. [OE. quellen to kill, AS. cwellan, causative of cwelan to die; akin to OHG. quellen to torment, Icel. kvelja. See Quail to cower.] 1. To take the life of; to kill. [Obs.] --Spenser. The ducks cried as [if] men would them quelle. --Chaucer. 2. To overpower; to subdue; to put down. The nation obeyed the call, rallied round the sovereign, and enabled him to quell the disaffected minority. --Macaulay. Northward marching to quell the sudden revolt. --Longfellow. 3. To quiet; to allay; to pacify; to cause to yield or cease; as, to quell grief; to quell the tumult of the soul. Much did his words the gentle lady quell. --Spenser. Syn: to subdue; crush; overpower; reduce; put down; repress; suppress; quiet; allay; calm; pacify.
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Quell Quell, n. Murder. [Obs.] --Shak.

Meaning of Quell from wikipedia

- Quell may refer to: Slang for the drug quetiapine (Seroquel) Quell (video game), an iOS and Android video game Quell (wearable), a wearable device that...
- Districts in the process. To 'quell' is to 'suppress', giving meaning to the special name 'Quarter Quell'. The Quarter Quell is an especially brutal edition...
- June 2020, Republican Senator Tom Cotton advocated using military force to quell nationwide protests against police brutality and racism, calling for the...
- Quell is a wearable device, manufactured by Neurometrix, that claims to offer relief from chronic pain without the use of drugs. Quell is an FDA approved...
- a tide of happiness and relief." During the war, plans were drawn up to quell Welsh nationalism by affiliating Elizabeth more closely with Wales. Proposals...
- Quell is an iOS and Android game developed by British studio Fallen Tree Games and released on August 7, 2010. Players control a raindrop by swiping their...
- more women accuse Biden of unwanted affection, say apology video doesn't quell concerns". Retrieved March 29, 2020. Riquelmy, Alan (April 3, 2019). "Nevada...
- never recovered until its fall at the hands of the Ottoman Turks in 1453 (Queller and Madden 1997). Robert Browning (1992). The Byzantine Empire (Revised...
- large over the political life of the new Indian Republic". The government quelled any opposition to its economic and social policies, despite these being...
- dissidence in the countryside, which the Diệm government succeeded in quelling. In early 1957, South Vietnam enjo**** its first peace in over a decade...
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