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1    (=silenciar)   to silence, quieten, quiet   (EEUU)  
2    (=calmar)  
to assuage, pacify  
  [+crítica, duda]  
to silence
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'acallar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
acallar la conciencia
quería acallar los rumores
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"acallar": examples and translations in context
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.
Si son falsos, habrá que reunir pruebas para acallar los rumores. If they are not proven, then the evidence needs to be gathered in order to silence the rumours.
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.
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.
Solo bebía para acallar las voces. I only ever drank to quiet the voices. I...
No se los quites para acallar tus culpas. Don't take it away to quiet your own guilt.
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