squelch

/ˈskwɛltʃ/

  • Verb
  • to stop (something) from continuing by doing or saying something
    1. A statement was made to squelch [=squash, scotch, quash] the rumors.
    2. Police squelched [=quelled] the protest. = The protest was squelched by police.

Những từ liên quan với SQUELCH

kill, muffle, crush, squash, strangle, smother, repress, extinguish, stifle, oppress