quash

Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
quash(
kwash
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to suppress)
a. sofocar
The noise from the speaker quashed the audience's cheers.El ruido del parlante sofocó las aclamaciones del público.
b. aplastar
The police quashed the protests with tear gas.La policía aplastó las protestas con gas lacrimógeno.
c. acallar
The congressman quashed all objections to his proposal.El congresista acalló todas las objeciones a su propuesta.
2. (legal)
a. anular
Based on the new evidence, the judge quashed the conviction.Basado en las nuevas pruebas, la juez anuló la condena.
b. invalidar
The judge retains the right to quash the jury's decision.El juez mantiene el derecho de invalidar el veredicto del jurado.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
quash
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (revolt)
a. sofocar
2. (objection)
a. acallar
3. (law)
a. revocar, anular (sentence)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
quash [ˈkwɒʃ]
transitive verb
1 [+rebellion] sofocar
2 [+proposal] rechazar; [+verdict] anular; invalidar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examples
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Machine Translators
Translate quashed using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Conjugations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
huir
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS