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  • v. To quiet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To quiet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To render quiet; compose; set at rest.

Etymologies

Late Latin acquietare; Latin ad + quies ("rest"). See quiet and compare acquit (Wiktionary)

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