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There are 7 meanings of the word Quelling.

Quelling - as a noun

Forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority

Example: "The suppression of heresy"

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Quelling - as a verb

To subdue, to put down; to silence or force (someone) to submit.

To suppress, to put an end to (something); to extinguish.

Example: "To quell grief"

To kill.

To be subdued or abated; to diminish.

To die.

Quelling - as an adjective

Causing something to quell or be quelled

Example Sentences

"The police used tear gas for quelling the riot."
"She took a deep breath, quelling her nerves before going on stage."
"The teacher was skilled at quelling classroom disruptions."
"The coach used motivating words for quelling the team's fears."
"The mother sang a lullaby to her baby for quelling its cries."
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Word Game Points

Is QUELLING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, quelling is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

QUELLING has a SCRABBLE points total of 18.

Is QUELLING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, quelling is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
QUELLING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 23.

Is QUELLING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, quelling is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
QUELLING has a WORDFEUD points total of 20.

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