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Definitions for (verb) quash

Main entry: subdue, subjugate, quash, reduce, repress, keep down Definition: put down by force or intimidation Usage: The government quashes any attempt of an uprising; China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently; The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land

Main entry: void, avoid, annul, invalidate, nullify, quash Definition: declare invalid Usage: The contract was annulled; void a plea