noun, plural qui·e·tus·es.
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Example sentences from the Web for quietus
The briefest glance at David's productivity and output during his tenure there ought to put the quietus on that canard.
No ranchman or hunter would hesitate a moment, under the circumstances, to give him his eternal quietus.Two Boys in Wyoming|Edward S. Ellis
His classical purpose was very satisfactory to my views—forming a permanent quietus to my imaginary forebodings.
The Saints took advantage of the quietus, purchased a horse-mill and soon had it in operation, and released the family graters.