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quieten
British English: /ˈkwʌɪət(ə)n/
American English: /ˈkwaɪətn/

Translation of quieten in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (calm)
    (child, crowd, animal)

Phrasal verbs

quieten down

1 quieten down 1.1 (become calm)
(person, queue, activity)
se calmer
I'll wait for things to quieten down
je vais attendre que les choses se calment
1.2 (fall silent)
se taire
2 quieten down [somebody/something], quieten [somebody/something] down 2.1 (calm)
(baby, crowd, animal)
2.2 (silence)
(child, class)

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