Pippa is facing renewed pressure from the palace to quieten down and behave like a good girl.
His calmness, and the steadiness of his voice seemed to quieten her.
I says: 'See, Jennings, how women-folk do quieten babbies; it's just as I said.'
Coontin' the times ye've been at the kirk'll no' quieten your fears.
Marys task was to quieten the country, a task perhaps impossible.
And Bella, in the seclusion of her own room, was trying to quieten her fears.
Lance may, after all, quieten down, and he must have some good qualities.
We are all full of longings; and the chief blessing of civilization is that it supplies the wherewithal to quieten them.
She could only surmise that the man had a conscience, and that in this way he strove to quieten it.
Jack, as was natural, first recovered himself, and did all in his power to quieten the hysterical emotion of Dolores.