acallar translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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acallar

  
      vt  
1    (=silenciar)   to silence, quieten, quiet   (EEUU)  
2    (=calmar)  
  [+furia]  
to assuage, pacify  
  [+crítica, duda]  
to silence
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
'acallar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
acallar la conciencia
exp.
quería acallar los rumores
"acallar": examples and translations in context
Esta oficina al acallar está cruzando la línea. This office to silence is crossing the line.
Sólo puede hablar ahora porque los Tollan usan su tecnología para acallar a Klorel. He can speak now only because the Tollan... ...used their technology to silence Klorel.
Las miserables indemnizaciones que reciben sólo pretenden acallar su oposición y sus protestas. They receive paltry compensation which is intended to stifle their opposition and protests.
Los gobiernos han utilizado históricamente la "seguridad nacional" como excusa para acallar la oposición política y las críticas. Governments have historically used 'national security' as an excuse to stifle political opposition and criticism.
Lo mejor para simplemente acallar a Conroy. Best to just shut conroy down.
¡Juez Danforth, no puedo acallar mi conciencia! Judge Danforth, I cannot shut my conscience to it!
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