To cause someone to become quiet.
To keep back; restrain; check
To remain in the same place or position; stay
To receive as a prize or reward for performance:
In a cool manner
To proceed or move by crowding or pressing:
To check, restrain, or control (an impulse or activity, for example); rein in.
(Obs.) To undo; destroy
To put an end to; do away with
To consume entirely; finish off:
To make less intense; dull or deaden.
To overcome or vanquish by superior force; subdue.
To ease the anger or agitation of (a person or the mind, for example).
To put an end to or destroy:
To extinguish; put out
To prevent or limit the synthesis of (a protein).
To check (a blow, stroke, or thrust); parry; counter
To subjugate (a region or people, for example) by military force.
The definition of a prompt is a cue given to someone to help him remember what to say, or is something that causes another event or action to occur.
To arouse interest in (a cause, for example) by use of the written or spoken word; discuss or debate.
To excite to anger; provoke; annoy; exasperate
To disturb is defined as to interfere with something or bother someone.
The definition of aggravate means to make worse or to annoy.
(--- Physics & Astronomy) To cause perturbation in (the orbit of a celestial body, for example) by gravitational interaction.
To follow another into office, possession, etc., as by election, appointment, or inheritance
To stop a person in the execution of a purpose.
To bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight
To suppress or bring to an abrupt end; quash
(Intransitive, UK) to make a sucking, splashing noise as when walking on muddy ground
To fasten or secure with stays.
To pacify or quiet, esp. by giving in to the demands of
(Intransitive) To become calm.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
The definition of allay means to make better or decrease something that is unpleasant.
To present with an excessive amount:
Find another word for quell. In this page you can discover 50 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for quell, like: quiet, suppress, continue, win, cool, crush, curb, defeat, destroy, kill and obtund.