Quietus

All Noun
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  • When that is finished, some simple thing will give me my quietus. Cited from Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17, by Charles Francis Horne
  • For some years the money sent, was a quietus, and I was left in peace. Cited from At the Mercy of Tiberius, by Augusta Evans Wilson
  • And for myself, I know how to find a ready quietus! Cited from Anna St. Ives, by Thomas Holcroft
  • The pressure of care is thus relieved, without its quietus being found in intelligence. Cited from Winds Of Doctrine, by George Santayana
  • I'd like to have had a look at him too, and let him see who has given him his quietus. Cited from The Lone Ranche, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • I tell you, if ever I get the chance at him, he or I shall get his quietus. Cited from The Amateur Gentleman, by Jeffery Farnol
  • Such a course, generally adopted, would give the ever-lasting quietus to all improvement. Cited from Lectures on Language, by William S. Balch
  • Quietus was a successful military leader and social figure.
  • Many believed that the bill had received a quietus for the session. Cited from Stephen A. Douglas, by Allen Johnson
  • His "quietus" was expected to follow as a matter of course.
  • Then came the hunter and gave the bear his quietus. Cited from The Hero of Esthonia and Others, by William Forsell Kirby
  • No doubt I got my quietus as well. Cited from Light, by Henri Barbusse [Tr.: Fitzwater Wray]
  • I am quite tempted to give him his quietus and end this vigil. Cited from Mischievous Maid Faynie, by Laura Jean Libbey
  • Being in no way hurt, he speedily recovered his feet, and declared he had given it its quietus. Cited from Journeys Through Bookland V3, Charles H. Sylvester
  • The Quietus called it "probably their best, certainly their most consistent album".
  • Yet he does not jump into the garden well, nor his quietus make with a bare bodkin. Cited from Behind the Bungalow, by EHA
  • Quietus is the site of a former town, centered on a post office now closed, and a community in the surrounding area.
  • I think, though, it was really little Miss Flidgett who put a quietus on that plan. Cited from Laicus, by Lyman Abbott
  • The Quietus described the album's musical style as "gothic space rock".
  • She saw the opportunity, and renewed the application, and a few weeks later the name Quietus was approved.
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