OTHER WORDS FOR quell
Origin of quell
OTHER WORDS FROM quellquell·a·ble, adjectivequeller, nounun·quell·a·ble, adjectiveun·quelled, adjective
How to use quell in a sentence
Heeding Glenn’s advice, he tries to quell his ambition with gratitude for his wife and children.What to watch on Friday: ‘If Anything Happens I Love You’ on Netflix|Nina Zafar|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The actions are unlikely to quell controversy surrounding the plane.FAA gives Boeing 737 Max the green light to fly again, shares soar|kdunn6|November 18, 2020|Fortune
All along, Pfizer’s top executives have attempted to quell notions that it has been influenced by political players.Germany funded the development of Pfizer’s COVID vaccine—not U.S.’s Operation Warp Speed|Claire Zillman, reporter|November 10, 2020|Fortune
Writing in an open letter, Bourla quelled fears that Pfizer might be racing the clock to bring out a vaccine before the presidential election.
The race for a vaccine is breaking every scientific speed record, but a vaccine will not be ready to quell the current outbreak even under the most optimistic timeline.Virus spreads in much of the U.S., setting records and straining health care|Lenny Bernstein, Joel Achenbach, Alexandra Hinojosa, Carolyn Y. Johnson|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
The crowds insisted that the law enforcement presence prompted violence instead of quelling it.
They're America's biggest investor and our best chance at quelling Kim Jong Il.
When the high wind blew off shore, there was no backswell, on account of the pack-ice to the north quelling the sea.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Quelling her first impulse to scream, she dropped him gently on the pillow, and rapped to rouse up her maid.Rhoda Fleming, Complete|George Meredith
It seems that after quelling the revolt at King's Cross wholesale arrests were made in Islington.The Invasion|William Le Queux
Once more quelling every evil they are stout of heart and hand, Now redeem thy plighted promise and restore their throne and land!Maha-bharata|Anonymous
The remedy is as drastic as are the drugs used for epilepsy, which in quelling the spasm bring idiocy to the patient.The Kempton-Wace Letters|Jack London