Synonyms for quell

Synonyms for (verb) quell

Synonyms: squelch, quell, quench

Definition: suppress or crush completely

Usage: squelch any sign of dissent; quench a rebellion

Similar words: inhibit, curb, conquer, stamp down, subdue, suppress

Definition: to put down by force or authority

Usage: suppress a nascent uprising; stamp down on littering; conquer one's desires


Synonyms: quell, appease, stay

Definition: overcome or allay

Usage: quell my hunger

Similar words: satisfy, fill, fulfil, fulfill, meet

Definition: fill or meet a want or need