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quell
used in The Mill on the Floss

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suppress or stop completely
  • But amidst all this new passionate tumult there were the old voices making themselves heard with rising power, till, from time to time, the tumult seemed quelled.
    6.13 -- Book 6 Chapter 13 -- Borne Along by the Tide (11% in)

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