quieten

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quiet +‎ -en ‎(verbal suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

quieten ‎(third-person singular simple present quietens, present participle quietening, simple past and past participle quietened)

  1. (transitive) To make quiet.
  2. (intransitive) To become quiet.

Usage notes[edit]

The use of "quieten" is not very common; the use of "quiet" as a verb is more often found.

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

quieten

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of quietar.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of quietar.
  3. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of quietar.