quieten


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to cause to become silent

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In November last year Mr Khan was attacked when he asked a group of youths outside the family's previous flat in Ambridge Way, North Kenton, to quieten down.
We need to quieten fear, so that we know what the right next step is for us - and to pray that those in government will also be rightly guided.
A dad was repeatedly slashed and beaten with a metal bar after asking a teenage gang outside his home to quieten down.
I said to one of them I hoped they would quieten down.
Williams got a second chance when Krul was also called back, but a 20-game run failed to quieten the doubters.
But if we can quieten the crowd and win the game it is one of those days you will remember for the rest of your career.
He always had a word to quieten the most vociferous of players during the game which he loved be it amateur or professional.
It may just continue to pump out smoke, ash and dust as it has been doing then quieten down.
TRAINEE accountant David Smith politely asked a group of teenagers on a bus to quieten down - and ended up being assaulted.
Vogts needs the points for personal reasons as they will quieten the clamour for his removal from the national team post.
Duty officers were sent to quieten the inmates, but by the time they reached the cells all was quiet.
In order to quell the thought or quieten the anxiety, they will often repeat an action again and again (compulsions).
It''s one of those places where I feel it''s generally important to start well and hopefully quieten the home crowd.
The agency, which plans to use the hard shoulder as an extra lane, is also looking at improving road surfaces to quieten traffic.
TWO drunken yobs who kicked a grandfather to death after he asked them to quieten down were jailed for life yesterday.