Definition: become quiet or less intensive
Usage: the fighting lulled for a moment
Definition: cause to be quiet or not talk
Usage: Please silence the children in the church!
Definition: become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation
Usage: After the fight both men need to cool off.; It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again.
Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election
Definition: make calm or still
Usage: quiet the dragons of worry and fear