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quell
used in The Iliad by Homer (translated by: Lang, Leaf, & Myers)

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Definition
suppress or stop completely
  • But when he looked face to face on the Danaans of the swift steeds, and shook the aegis, and himself shouted mightily, he quelled their heart in their breast, and they forgot their impetuous valour.
    Book 15 (60% in)

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