quieten

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  • But, when they did get him in, they lost no time commencing to quieten him. Cited from On Our Selection, by Steele Rudd
  • Totty managed to quieten her little charge, whom she took upon her lap. Cited from Thyrza, George Gissing
  • If they were not quiet he would swiftly quieten them with his moorillah. Cited from Primitive Love and Love-Stories, by Henry Theophilus Finck
  • This knowledge is applied in acoustical engineering to study how to quieten aircraft.
  • Arthur put his hand on her arm quickly to quieten her and bent down with irresistible curiosity. Cited from The Magician, by Somerset Maugham
  • All bad things quieten in the night time, and the ugly thing itself will put on some sort of a decent face! Cited from New Irish Comedies, by Lady Augusta Gregory
  • They'll quieten down when we've gone. Cited from Leonie of the Jungle, by Joan Conquest
  • If they were not quiet, he would swiftly quieten them with his moorillah. Cited from Australian Legendary Tales, by K. L. Parker
  • Hub's bad behaviors seem to be level out and things quieten for the family.
  • The players left the field for 20 minutes in an attempt to quieten the crowd.
  • Riders quickly learn to quieten their minds so as to not excite their horses.
  • They will pass and quieten, He will abide for ever. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture: John 1-14, Maclaren
  • "Now, just quieten yourself down and tell me all Lyne told you about her, will you, my lad?" Cited from The Daffodil Mystery, by Edgar Wallace
  • The system uses the carrier to quieten the channel when no audio is present, while still realizing power savings.
  • So we went, to quieten him.' She paused, and then laughed. Cited from Grim Smile of the Five Towns,by Arnold Bennett
  • This appears to quieten their hearts as well.
  • Now and again they prayed to quieten their hearts. Cited from Mary Slessor of Calabar, by W. P. Livingstone
  • He sent a silent bird to quieten them down, but being silent, it was ignored by the quarrelling birds.
  • "They'll burn us to hell first, and then quieten us with praying." Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. II, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • A little chloroform will quieten you for a time. Cited from Hugo, by Arnold Bennett
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Meaning of quieten

  • verb Become quiet or quieter
    The audience fell silent when the speaker entered