Definitions For Quelling


  • Forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority


  • To end or stop (something) usually by using force
  • To calm or reduce (something, such as fear or worry)

Is Quelling a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Quelling is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Quelling in a Sentence

  • The National Guard was called in to help quell the late-night disturbances downtown
  • The principal held up her hand to quell the students so they could hear the urgent announcement

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