- Atticus was on his feet at the bench saying something to him, Mr. Heck Tate as first officer of the county stood in the middle aisle quelling the packed courtroom.
- Through all the head-shaking, quelling of nausea and Jem-yelling, I had heard another sound, so low I could not have heard it from the sidewalk.
- Miss Maudie’s tin roof quelled the flames.
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- The government declared a state of emergency in an attempt to quell political unrest.
- Staying busy helps to quell my hunger.
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