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  ( quashes    3rd person present)   ( quashing    present participle)   ( quashed    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If a court or someone in authority quashes a decision or judgment, they officially reject it.  
The Appeal Court has quashed the convictions of all eleven people.      V n  
2       verb   If someone quashes rumours, they say or do something to demonstrate that the rumours are not true.  
Graham attempted to quash rumours of growing discontent.      V n  
3       verb   To quash a rebellion or protest means to stop it, often in a violent way.  
Troops were displaying an obvious reluctance to get involved in quashing demonstrations.      V n  
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1    beat, crush, destroy, extinguish, extirpate, overthrow, put down, quell, quench, repress, squash, subdue, suppress  
2    annul, cancel, declare null and void, invalidate, nullify, overrule, overthrow, rescind, reverse, revoke, set aside, void  

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Consulte también:

quasar, quasi-, queasy, quad

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