Synonyms of quieten in English:

quieten


See definition of quieten

verb

1‘the teacher had to stop to quieten the children down’

SYNONYMS

silence, make quieter, hush, shush, quiet, still

informal shut up

2‘her travelling companions had quietened’

SYNONYMS

fall silent, stop talking, break off, become quiet, quieten down, grow silent, shush, hold one's tongue

informal shut up, clam up, shut it, pipe down, shut one's face, shut one's mouth, shut one's trap, put a sock in it, button one's lip, button it, cut the cackle

British informal wrap up

North American informal save it

3‘he tried using lithium salts to quieten manic patients’

SYNONYMS

calm, calm down, pacify, soothe, subdue, tranquillize, cool, content, silence, relax, comfort, compose

4‘Dexter yearned for a cigarette and could not quieten the urge’

SYNONYMS

allay, appease, assuage, mollify, palliate, ease, lessen, reduce, abate, mitigate, moderate, stifle, dull, deaden, lull, temper, subjugate, repress, quell, quash, overcome, rise above