Sentence Examples


  • She strode to the wall again, quelling the urge to open it.
  • Quelling the desire to repeat her earlier response, she lay still in his arms, waiting for him to make the next move.
  • Quelling her panic, she trailed Xander.
  • During the Polish insurrection Gorchakov rebuffed the suggestions of Great Britain, Austria and France for assuaging the severities employed in quelling it, and he was especially acrid in his replies to Earl Russell's despatches.
  • The quelling of the insurrection of the r 5th of May was his last successful act.

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