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  • She quelled her rising panic.

  • This time, the few drops quelled the hunger and her distress.

  • She wanted to tell him to leave, but whatever bond existed between them, it filled her with warmth and energy that quelled the meltdown she was about to have.

  • She quelled her sense of panic, instead moving as far from them as possible to the kitchen and hoping they didn't notice her.

  • A rebellion in 215 B.C., fostered by the Carthaginians, was quelled n.

  • An attempt at recovering their independence was temporarily quelled in a campaign by Amaziah (2 Kings xiv.

  • These people themselves seem to have joined a revolt against the Assyrians, which was soon quelled.

  • The lower classes provoked disorders, which were very serious at Leghorn, and were only quelled by Guerrazzis energy.

  • 21 was soon quelled.

  • The appearance of Charles himself, however, with an overwhelming force quelled the disturbance; the ringleaders were executed, and all the property and privileges of the city were confiscated.

  • Towards the close of the reign of Darius there was a fresh revolt in Egypt; it was quelled by Xerxes (485-465), who did not imitate the religious tolerance of his predecessors.

  • The massacres they perpetrated were avenged in kind and all the insurrections were quelled when Hadrian succeeded Trajan.

  • Serious disturbances broke out at Canea on the 24th of May, and were only quelled by the arrival of foreign warships.

  • 6 The present position of this incident, immediately after Absalom's rebellion was quelled, is almost inconceivable (Winckler, H.

  • He repelled attacks upon Syria and Egypt (452), and quelled disturbances on the Armenian frontier (456).

  • In 3 9 8 he quelled Gildo's revolt in Africa and married his daughter Maria to Honorius.

  • A first Bosnian revolt was crushed in 1821; a second, due principally to the massacre of the janissaries, was quelled with much bloodshed in 1827.

  • The Turkish dominions in Asia Minor were extended, Amasia, Samsun and Janik being captured, and an insurrection of dervishes was quelled.

  • When he had ruthlessly quelled the resistance offered to his accession by his brothers, who both fell in the struggle for the throne, Selim undertook his campaign in Persia, having first extirpated the Shia heresy, prevalent 5 e 12 m, g P Y, P 1512152.0.

  • In October 1898 there was an uprising of the Pillager band of Chippewa Indians at Leech Lake, which was quelled by the prompt action of Federal troops.

  • The act was hardly popular, and the internal troubles which he had quelled 1 Scarcely Tiphsah (2 Kings xv.

  • In the meantime rebellion had broken out in the Prieska district of Cape Colony, which was promptly quelled by Lord Kitchener.

  • This revolt, which Abimelech successfully quelled, appears to be only an isolated episode.

  • The god of the Canaanite city was Baal-Berith: his temple was destroyed when Abimelech quelled the rising of his fickle subjects (Jud.

  • The measures adopted to redeem the country's credit were successful, but they imposed much hardship on the people and a rising took place which was only quelled by the aid of troops from electoral Saxony.

  • Charles Felix, who was then at Modena, repudiated the regent's acts, accepted Austrian military assistance, with which the rising was easily quelled, and exiled Charles Albert to Florence.

  • The year after his accession the clans MacWilliam and MacHeth, inveterate enemies of the Scottish crown, broke into revolt; but the insurrection was speedily quelled.

  • Vandamme's exhausted troops were unnerved at the sight of this fresh foe, and an incipient panic was only quelled by turning guns on the fugitives.

  • Meanwhile Prussian troops had arrived to aid the government, and after two days' fierce street fighting the rising was quelled.

  • A revolt broke out in 1829, headed by the former governor, which was at once quelled, and since then the district has remained undisturbed.

  • Every political rival had been quelled.

  • It is true that Great Kabylia had to be subdued only ten years later, and that terrible insurrections still had to be quelled.

  • Returning to Italy, he quelled a mutiny of the legions (including the faithful Tenth) in Campania, and crossed to Africa, where a republican army of fourteen legions under Scipio was cut to pieces at Thapsus (6th of April 46 B.C.).

  • In 1803 an insurrection headed by Robert Emmett, a young barrister of much promise, broke out, but was immediately quelled, with the loss of some lives in the tumult, and the death of its leaders on the scaffold.

  • On his return to Spain in 1892 he was appointed to the command first of the 6th Army Corps in the Basque Provinces and Navarre, where he soon quelled agitations, and then as captain-general at Barcelona, where he remained until January 1896.

  • At the end of October 1909 he was appointed captain-general at Barcelona, where the disturbances connected with the execution of Francisco Ferrer were quelled by him without bloodshed.

  • The industrial population is employed in large collieries in the vicinity; and here, on the 7th of September 1893, serious riots during a strike resulted in the destruction of some of the colliery works belonging to Lord Masham, and were not quelled without military intervention and some bloodshed.

  • Before setting out, he quelled with the utmost cruelty a sedition of the Pharisees, slaying nearly 3000 of them.

  • Before a year elapsed the Peguans revolted; but Alompra, with his usual promptitude, at once quelled the insurrection.

  • He won many battles and towns; he quelled mutinies of his own 1 See Tillyard, Agathocles (1908).

  • At other times the power of Rome might have quelled the revolt more speedily.

  • The island has no internal history beyond a very characteristic fact, a third revolt of slaves and bandits, which was quelled with difficulty in the days of Gallienus.

  • In 828, when Mamflns brother Motasim was feudal lord, a violent insurrection broke out in the IJauf, occasioned, as usual, by excessive taxation; it was partly quelled in the next year by Motalim, who marched against the rebels with an army of 4000 Turks.

  • The vigorous measures of the authorities at Bagdad speedily quelled this rebellion, and the Tulunid palace at Kati was then destroyed in order that there might be nothing to remind the Egyptians of the dynasty.

  • Aibek meanwhile immediately became involved in war with the Ayyubite Malik al-Ngsir, who was in possession of Syria, with whom the caliph induced him after some indecisive actions to make peace: he then successfully quelled a mutiny of Mamelukes, whom he compelled to take refuge with the last Abbasid caliph Mostasim in Bagdad and elsewhere.

  • He was interrupted by a demoniac, but He quelled the evil spirit by a word; He was stronger than the power of evil.

  • no less a tyrannical master than the Turks and the sheiks;, the country revolted in 1834, but the insurrection was quelled.

  • This was quelled by Major (afterwards Sir Hector) Munro, who ordered twenty-four of the ringleaders to be blown from guns, an old Mogul punishment.

  • He quelled a rising of Sicilian barons and Saracens, and confined 60,000 of the latter at Lucera in Capitanata, where they ended by becoming a most loyal colony.

  • The new government's first difficulty was Sicily, where the people had risen in rebellion demanding their own charter of 1812, and although the Neapolitan troops quelled the outbreak with much bloodshed the division proved fatal to the prospects of liberty.

  • He quelled the attempted revolution in 1848 without bloodshed by arresting all the conspirators and expelling them from the country.

  • Four hundred escaped to Africa and took part in a mutiny of the imperial troops, which was with difficulty quelled by Belisarius (536).

  • Kambar successfully performed the service for which he had been engaged; but having in a few years quelled the robbers against whom he had been called in, and finding himself at the head of the only military tribe in the country, he formally deposed the raja and assumed the government.

  • The Peasants' War also raged within the see in 1525 and 1526, and was only quelled with the aid of the Swabian League.

  • By the pact of Andelot in 587 Childebert was recognized as Gontran's heir, and with his uncle's help he quelled the revolts of the nobles and succeeded in seizing the castle of Woewre.

  • The tumult was with difficulty quelled, partly by well-timed concessions, for which the authority of the emperor was forged, but chiefly owing to his personal popularity.

  • He had wiped out a great national disgrace; he had quelled the most formidable foe of Rome.

  • About 332 he set out against the rebellious tribes of Thrace; but before this insurrection was quelled, the Spartan king Agis had risen against Macedonia.

  • Antipater, now sole regent, made several new regulations, and having quelled a mutiny of his troops and commissioned Antigonus to continue the war against Eumenes and the other partisans of Perdiccas, returned to Macedonia, where he arrived in 320 (Justin xiii.

  • Owing to the loyalty of the regular army the insurrection was speedily quelled.

  • On the eve of his departure he detected and quelled a plot as wild and futile as that of Oldcastle.

  • In 1830 a rising in Dresden led to his being named joint regent of the kingdom along with King Anthony on the 13th of September; and in this position his popularity and his wise and liberal reforms (for instance, in arranging public audiences) speedily quelled all discontent.

  • Most of these rebellions were easily quelled by Sparta, though in 469 and again in 420 the disaffected cities, backed by Argos, formed a dangerous coalition and came near to establishing their inde pendence.

  • In August a formidable outbreak at Nancy was only quelled with much loss of life.

  • The Parisians were ill-equipped and ill-led, and on the 13th of Vendemiaire (October 5) their insurrection was quelled almost without loss to the victors.

  • But the anti-Semitic and antiDreyfusard spirit in certain French circles could not easily be quelled even then; and on the occasion of the translation of the remains of Emile Zola (Dreyfus's determined champion) to the Pantheon on the 4th of June 1908, Major Dreyfus was shot at and wounded by a fanatical journalist named Gregori, who was subsequently acquitted by a Paris jury of the charge of attempted murder, his own plea being that he had merely intended a "demonstration."

  • Its activity resulted in the riots of 1883, which were with difficulty quelled; in 1885 its leader, N.

  • and Limousinwere quelled, adroitly at first, and ments of later with a sterner hand.

  • When in 1859 a second war between Piedmont and Austria became imminent, the revolutionary agitation, never completely quelled, broke out once more.

  • A rebellion against the British rule, instigated and assisted by the French, occurred in 1795, but was quelled by Sir Ralph Abercromby in the following year.

  • The example of the Spanish and Italian revolutions incited the French Carbonari, and risings occurred at Belfort, Thouars, La Rochelle and other towns in 1821, which though easily quelled revealed the nature and organization of the movement.

  • He quelled disorder, and under his rule the island was prosperous and contented.

  • Since then the principal military event is the Boni insurrection which was quelled in 1859, but this was far from pacifying the country permanently.

  • She quelled her rising panic.

  • This time, the few drops quelled the hunger and her distress.

  • She wanted to tell him to leave, but whatever bond existed between them, it filled her with warmth and energy that quelled the meltdown she was about to have.

  • She quelled her sense of panic, instead moving as far from them as possible to the kitchen and hoping they didn't notice her.

  • While Blair and Straw may claim to have quelled the discontent with their firm resolve, nothing could be further from the truth.

  • quelled the food riots of 1757.

  • In a second incident, there was a minor disturbance on a train at Warrington which was quickly quelled by police.

  • His frustration was soon quelled by the home side finally fashioning a second on 52 minutes.

  • Fights broke out and were only quelled by the arrival of more police.

  • The passage of time has hardly quelled interest in human reproductive cloning.

  • How Germanus the Bishop, sailing into Britain with Lupus, first quelled the tempest of the CHAP.

  • A rebellion in 215 B.C., fostered by the Carthaginians, was quelled n.

  • At the age of sixteen he commanded in Macedonia during Philip's absence and quelled a rising of the hill-tribes on the northern border; in the following year (338) he headed the charge which broke the Sacred Band at Chaeronea.

  • An attempt at recovering their independence was temporarily quelled in a campaign by Amaziah (2 Kings xiv.

  • These people themselves seem to have joined a revolt against the Assyrians, which was soon quelled.

  • The lower classes provoked disorders, which were very serious at Leghorn, and were only quelled by Guerrazzis energy.

  • A conspiracy, planned with the object, among others, of kidnapping the emperor while on a visit to Venice and forcing him to make concessions, was postponed in consequence of the coup detat by which Louis Napoleon became emperor of the French (1852); but a chance discovery led to a large number of arrests, and the state trials at Mantua, conducted in the most shamelessly inquisitorial manner, resulted in five death sentences, including that of the priest Tazzoli, and many of imprisonment for long terms. Even this did not convince Mazzini of the hopelessness of such attempts, for he was out of touch with Italian public opinion, and he greatly weakened his influence by favoring a crack-brained outbreak at Milan on the 6th of February 1853, which was easily quelled, numbers of the insurgents being executed or imprisoned.

  • 21 was soon quelled.

  • The appearance of Charles himself, however, with an overwhelming force quelled the disturbance; the ringleaders were executed, and all the property and privileges of the city were confiscated.

  • Towards the close of the reign of Darius there was a fresh revolt in Egypt; it was quelled by Xerxes (485-465), who did not imitate the religious tolerance of his predecessors.

  • Ochus (359-338), Egypt, Phoenicia and Cyprus were in revolt; the rising was quelled without mercy, and the details of the vengeance are valuable for the possible fate of Palestine itself.

  • The massacres they perpetrated were avenged in kind and all the insurrections were quelled when Hadrian succeeded Trajan.

  • Serious disturbances broke out at Canea on the 24th of May, and were only quelled by the arrival of foreign warships.

  • 6 The present position of this incident, immediately after Absalom's rebellion was quelled, is almost inconceivable (Winckler, H.

  • He repelled attacks upon Syria and Egypt (452), and quelled disturbances on the Armenian frontier (456).

  • In 3 9 8 he quelled Gildo's revolt in Africa and married his daughter Maria to Honorius.

  • A first Bosnian revolt was crushed in 1821; a second, due principally to the massacre of the janissaries, was quelled with much bloodshed in 1827.

  • The Turkish dominions in Asia Minor were extended, Amasia, Samsun and Janik being captured, and an insurrection of dervishes was quelled.

  • When he had ruthlessly quelled the resistance offered to his accession by his brothers, who both fell in the struggle for the throne, Selim undertook his campaign in Persia, having first extirpated the Shia heresy, prevalent 5 e 12 m, g P Y, P 1512152.0.

  • In October 1898 there was an uprising of the Pillager band of Chippewa Indians at Leech Lake, which was quelled by the prompt action of Federal troops.

  • The act was hardly popular, and the internal troubles which he had quelled 1 Scarcely Tiphsah (2 Kings xv.

  • In the meantime rebellion had broken out in the Prieska district of Cape Colony, which was promptly quelled by Lord Kitchener.

  • This revolt, which Abimelech successfully quelled, appears to be only an isolated episode.

  • The god of the Canaanite city was Baal-Berith: his temple was destroyed when Abimelech quelled the rising of his fickle subjects (Jud.

  • The measures adopted to redeem the country's credit were successful, but they imposed much hardship on the people and a rising took place which was only quelled by the aid of troops from electoral Saxony.

  • Charles Felix, who was then at Modena, repudiated the regent's acts, accepted Austrian military assistance, with which the rising was easily quelled, and exiled Charles Albert to Florence.

  • The year after his accession the clans MacWilliam and MacHeth, inveterate enemies of the Scottish crown, broke into revolt; but the insurrection was speedily quelled.

  • Vandamme's exhausted troops were unnerved at the sight of this fresh foe, and an incipient panic was only quelled by turning guns on the fugitives.

  • Meanwhile Prussian troops had arrived to aid the government, and after two days' fierce street fighting the rising was quelled.

  • A revolt broke out in 1829, headed by the former governor, which was at once quelled, and since then the district has remained undisturbed.

  • Every political rival had been quelled.

  • It is true that Great Kabylia had to be subdued only ten years later, and that terrible insurrections still had to be quelled.

  • Returning to Italy, he quelled a mutiny of the legions (including the faithful Tenth) in Campania, and crossed to Africa, where a republican army of fourteen legions under Scipio was cut to pieces at Thapsus (6th of April 46 B.C.).

  • In 1803 an insurrection headed by Robert Emmett, a young barrister of much promise, broke out, but was immediately quelled, with the loss of some lives in the tumult, and the death of its leaders on the scaffold.

  • On his return to Spain in 1892 he was appointed to the command first of the 6th Army Corps in the Basque Provinces and Navarre, where he soon quelled agitations, and then as captain-general at Barcelona, where he remained until January 1896.

  • At the end of October 1909 he was appointed captain-general at Barcelona, where the disturbances connected with the execution of Francisco Ferrer were quelled by him without bloodshed.

  • The industrial population is employed in large collieries in the vicinity; and here, on the 7th of September 1893, serious riots during a strike resulted in the destruction of some of the colliery works belonging to Lord Masham, and were not quelled without military intervention and some bloodshed.

  • Before setting out, he quelled with the utmost cruelty a sedition of the Pharisees, slaying nearly 3000 of them.

  • Before a year elapsed the Peguans revolted; but Alompra, with his usual promptitude, at once quelled the insurrection.

  • He won many battles and towns; he quelled mutinies of his own 1 See Tillyard, Agathocles (1908).

  • At other times the power of Rome might have quelled the revolt more speedily.

  • The island has no internal history beyond a very characteristic fact, a third revolt of slaves and bandits, which was quelled with difficulty in the days of Gallienus.

  • In 828, when Mamflns brother Motasim was feudal lord, a violent insurrection broke out in the IJauf, occasioned, as usual, by excessive taxation; it was partly quelled in the next year by Motalim, who marched against the rebels with an army of 4000 Turks.

  • The vigorous measures of the authorities at Bagdad speedily quelled this rebellion, and the Tulunid palace at Kati was then destroyed in order that there might be nothing to remind the Egyptians of the dynasty.

  • Aibek meanwhile immediately became involved in war with the Ayyubite Malik al-Ngsir, who was in possession of Syria, with whom the caliph induced him after some indecisive actions to make peace: he then successfully quelled a mutiny of Mamelukes, whom he compelled to take refuge with the last Abbasid caliph Mostasim in Bagdad and elsewhere.

  • He was interrupted by a demoniac, but He quelled the evil spirit by a word; He was stronger than the power of evil.

  • no less a tyrannical master than the Turks and the sheiks;, the country revolted in 1834, but the insurrection was quelled.

  • This was quelled by Major (afterwards Sir Hector) Munro, who ordered twenty-four of the ringleaders to be blown from guns, an old Mogul punishment.

  • He quelled a rising of Sicilian barons and Saracens, and confined 60,000 of the latter at Lucera in Capitanata, where they ended by becoming a most loyal colony.

  • The new government's first difficulty was Sicily, where the people had risen in rebellion demanding their own charter of 1812, and although the Neapolitan troops quelled the outbreak with much bloodshed the division proved fatal to the prospects of liberty.

  • Verse 52: " They quelled my life in the pit " (Sheol; Psalms xxx.

  • He quelled the attempted revolution in 1848 without bloodshed by arresting all the conspirators and expelling them from the country.

  • Four hundred escaped to Africa and took part in a mutiny of the imperial troops, which was with difficulty quelled by Belisarius (536).

  • Kambar successfully performed the service for which he had been engaged; but having in a few years quelled the robbers against whom he had been called in, and finding himself at the head of the only military tribe in the country, he formally deposed the raja and assumed the government.

  • The Peasants' War also raged within the see in 1525 and 1526, and was only quelled with the aid of the Swabian League.

  • By the pact of Andelot in 587 Childebert was recognized as Gontran's heir, and with his uncle's help he quelled the revolts of the nobles and succeeded in seizing the castle of Woewre.

  • The tumult was with difficulty quelled, partly by well-timed concessions, for which the authority of the emperor was forged, but chiefly owing to his personal popularity.

  • He had wiped out a great national disgrace; he had quelled the most formidable foe of Rome.

  • About 332 he set out against the rebellious tribes of Thrace; but before this insurrection was quelled, the Spartan king Agis had risen against Macedonia.

  • Antipater, now sole regent, made several new regulations, and having quelled a mutiny of his troops and commissioned Antigonus to continue the war against Eumenes and the other partisans of Perdiccas, returned to Macedonia, where he arrived in 320 (Justin xiii.

  • Owing to the loyalty of the regular army the insurrection was speedily quelled.

  • On the eve of his departure he detected and quelled a plot as wild and futile as that of Oldcastle.

  • In 1830 a rising in Dresden led to his being named joint regent of the kingdom along with King Anthony on the 13th of September; and in this position his popularity and his wise and liberal reforms (for instance, in arranging public audiences) speedily quelled all discontent.

  • Most of these rebellions were easily quelled by Sparta, though in 469 and again in 420 the disaffected cities, backed by Argos, formed a dangerous coalition and came near to establishing their inde pendence.

  • In August a formidable outbreak at Nancy was only quelled with much loss of life.

  • The Parisians were ill-equipped and ill-led, and on the 13th of Vendemiaire (October 5) their insurrection was quelled almost without loss to the victors.

  • spiracy of Babeuf was easily quelled (see Babeuf, Francois N.).

  • But the anti-Semitic and antiDreyfusard spirit in certain French circles could not easily be quelled even then; and on the occasion of the translation of the remains of Emile Zola (Dreyfus's determined champion) to the Pantheon on the 4th of June 1908, Major Dreyfus was shot at and wounded by a fanatical journalist named Gregori, who was subsequently acquitted by a Paris jury of the charge of attempted murder, his own plea being that he had merely intended a "demonstration."

  • Its activity resulted in the riots of 1883, which were with difficulty quelled; in 1885 its leader, N.

  • and Limousinwere quelled, adroitly at first, and ments of later with a sterner hand.

  • When in 1859 a second war between Piedmont and Austria became imminent, the revolutionary agitation, never completely quelled, broke out once more.

  • A rebellion against the British rule, instigated and assisted by the French, occurred in 1795, but was quelled by Sir Ralph Abercromby in the following year.

  • Some Carbonarist disorders having broken out in Calabria, Murat sent General Manhes against the rebels; the movement was ruthlessly quelled and Capobianco hanged in Septemlber 1813 (see Greco, Inlorno al tentativo dei Carbonari di Citeriore Calabria nel 1813).

  • The example of the Spanish and Italian revolutions incited the French Carbonari, and risings occurred at Belfort, Thouars, La Rochelle and other towns in 1821, which though easily quelled revealed the nature and organization of the movement.

  • He quelled disorder, and under his rule the island was prosperous and contented.

  • Since then the principal military event is the Boni insurrection which was quelled in 1859, but this was far from pacifying the country permanently.

  • With the aid of soldiers, he quelled the food riots of 1757.

  • Even card-carrying Labor supporters are questioning why Crean has not quelled what appears to be an anti-Israel backlash on his backbench.

  • In a second incident, there was a minor disturbance on a train at Warrington which was quickly quelled by police.

  • His frustration was soon quelled by the home side finally fashioning a second on 52 minutes.

  • Fights broke out and were only quelled by the arrival of more police.

  • The passage of time has hardly quelled interest in human reproductive cloning.

  • How Germanus the Bishop, sailing into Britain with Lupus, first quelled the tempest of the CHAP.

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