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to bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

Synonyms for quell

suppress or crush completely

overcome or allay

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to back a major overhaul of global security measures used to combat terrorism, to keep weapons of mass destruction from spreading and quell regional conflicts," reported the AP.
Up to 100 fans from either side fought with hoardings and pieces of the stand before 50 policemen rushed in to quell the violence.
On the commercial front, high taxes, high vacancies and a dwindling tenant pool did little, it seems, to quell a surge of space movement among tenants in both the Midtown and Downtown markets.
A first-of-its-kind design with a patent pending, the Quell system was created specifically for cold storage environments, such as frozen food storage facilities and unheated warehouses.
Summary: A clash between rival clans in the Beirut suburbs spiraled out of control Tuesday after Hezbollah intervened to quell the fighting, a security source told The Daily Star.
Preliminary evidence indicates that people can quell either temporary or chronic physical pain by learning to use their minds to reduce activity in a key brain area.
At the time of the Communist takeover, to quell concerns of the international community and minimize the flight of capital from the wealthy is land economy, Hong Kong was promised that it would retain considerable autonomy for the next 50 years.
For a copy of the full presentation, please contact Scott Worden at Quell Communications; 248-649-8900 or scott@quell.
Pink Sheets:CMKX), in its continuing efforts to furnish the investing public and its stockholders with current information and to quell any inaccurate rumors, has disclosed the following corporate information:
Summary: Kyrgyzstan has begged Russia for military help to quell ethnic rioting as the country's second largest city burned.
Conaghan, senior vice president, Sealing Systems, Visibility and Systems Protection, Federal-Mogul Corporation (NYSE: FMO) announces the appointment of Ron Quell, 55, to the position of vice president, Systems Protection, effective immediately.
Only a transparent discussion and debate about UC compensation can quell the controversy that can be so destructive to careers and lives.
Insomnia and other sleep problems frequently afflict people with bipolar disorder, even when they're taking medications that quell their extreme emotional highs and lows, a new study suggests.
Summary: Boris Johnson has moved to quell speculation that he is planning a Tory leadership bid.
At that time, they weren't allowed to speak Spanish or use restrooms during lunch break and, when assembling, were monitored by authorities who often used violence to quell the rebellion.