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(Intransitive) To become mixed with water, so that a true chemical combination takes place.
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  1. (Intransitive) To become mixed with water, so that a true chemical combination takes place.
  2. To become slaked
  3. To satisfy (a craving); quench:
To calm or pacify (an emotion); set to rest:
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  1. To calm or pacify (an emotion); set to rest:
  2. To reduce the intensity of; lessen or relieve:
  3. To lessen, relieve, or alleviate (pain, grief, etc.)
(Idiomatic) To be particularly pleasing or appropriate; to be just right.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To be particularly pleasing or appropriate; to be just right.
To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
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  1. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
  2. To suppress or repress; hold back; check, stop, inhibit, etc.
  3. To kill by cutting off the supply of air from; suffocate; smother; choke
To deaden, restrain, or depress:
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  1. To deaden, restrain, or depress:
  2. To depress; to check; to make dull; to lessen.
  3. (Intransitive) To become damp; to deaden.
To wet thoroughly; drench.
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  1. To wet thoroughly; drench.
  2. (Informal) To put out (a light or fire) quickly
  3. To put out (a light or fire); extinguish:
To get immersed or drenched
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  1. To get immersed or drenched
  2. To put out (a light or fire); extinguish:
  3. (Informal) To put out (a light or fire) quickly
To put an end to or make extinct; destroy:
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  1. To put an end to or make extinct; destroy:
  2. (Psychology) To bring about the extinction of (a conditioned response).
  3. To put out (a fire, etc.); quench; smother
To avoid; disregard:
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  1. To avoid; disregard:
  2. To get rid of quietly; evade or suppress, as a parliamentary bill, discussion, etc.
  3. (Obs.) To murder by suffocating so as to leave the body unmarked and fit to be sold for dissection
To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
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  1. To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
  2. To become strained with emotion
  3. (Informal) To be unable to perform efficiently, as in a sporting event, because of tension, strong emotion, etc.
To block off or obstruct (a pipe or valve, for example).
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  1. To block off or obstruct (a pipe or valve, for example).
  2. To experience a regurgitative spasm in the throat, as from revulsion to a food or smell or in reflexive response to an introduced object.
  3. (Mech.) To choke or stop up (a valve, etc.)
(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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  1. (Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
  2. (Idiomatic) to contain; stop
(Idiomatic) To continue, to hold and to manage well.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To continue, to hold and to manage well.
  2. (Idiomatic) To restrain; to check.
To be or become silent or still.
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  1. To be or become silent or still.
  2. To stop making noise; be or become quiet or silent
  3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
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  1. To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
  2. To wrap or cover in order to deaden or prevent sound
  3. To repress; stifle.
To control so strictly or severely as to prevent the natural development or expression of
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  1. To control so strictly or severely as to prevent the natural development or expression of
  2. To hold back or prevent by an act of volition:
  3. To put down or subdue by force:
To lavish a surfeit of a given emotion on (someone):
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  1. To lavish a surfeit of a given emotion on (someone):
  2. To hide or suppress by or as by covering; stifle
  3. To conceal, suppress, or hide:
(Archaic) To crush by trampling.
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  1. (Archaic) To crush by trampling.
  2. To produce a splashing, squishing, or sucking sound, as when walking through ooze.
  3. To suppress or silence completely and with a crushing effect
To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
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  1. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
  2. To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
  3. To suppress or repress; hold back; check, stop, inhibit, etc.
To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
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  1. To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
  2. To kill by squeezing the throat as with the hands, a noose, etc., so as to shut off the breath; throttle; choke
  3. To suppress, repress, or stifle:
To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
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  1. To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
  2. To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
  3. To restrain the growth, activity, or release of:
To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
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  1. To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
  2. To suppress:
  3. To stop the utterance or action of; censor or suppress
To subdue or suppress by or as by force; overwhelm
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  1. To subdue or suppress by or as by force; overwhelm
  2. To be or become crushed:
  3. To put down with force; subdue:
To put in the shade; eclipse; obscure
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  1. To put in the shade; eclipse; obscure
  2. (Psychology) To bring about the extinction of (a conditioned response).
  3. To cause a fire or light to stop burning or shining; put out.
To put down or suppress forcibly and completely:
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  1. To put down or suppress forcibly and completely:
  2. To suppress, as in quashing an uprising or revolt.
  3. To quell or suppress (an uprising)
To crush; subdue; put an end to
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  1. To crush; subdue; put an end to
  2. To pacify; quiet:
  3. To put down forcibly; suppress:
To move with a splashing or sucking sound, as when walking through boggy ground.
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  1. To move with a splashing or sucking sound, as when walking through boggy ground.
  2. To silence or fluster, as with crushing words:
  3. So as to squash
To produce a splashing, squishing, or sucking sound, as when walking through ooze.
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  1. To produce a splashing, squishing, or sucking sound, as when walking through ooze.
  2. To suppress or silence completely and with a crushing effect
  3. (Archaic) To crush by trampling.
To put down by force; subdue; quell; crush
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  1. To put down by force; subdue; quell; crush
  2. To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
  3. To restrain the growth, activity, or release of:
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