Definition of squelch:
romance, jam, crunch, shut up, quell, break, put-down, chat up, click, force, cough, vanquish, spatter, pressure, takedown, buzz, grate, slush, shove, quiet, choke, mash, hug, repress, butterfly, slosh, assuage, squish, slap down, flirt, shell, contract, plash, stuff, blow, settle, coerce, win, quieten, proscribe, appease, spill, compress, bray, splash, ding, still, crush, censure, gag, demolish, swash, hush, wedge, muffle, coquette, bosom, restraint, compact, embrace, stay, comminute, bring something to an end/a close/a halt, blow out, hale, end, trounce, twitch, continue, wring, slake, stifle, sit on, subdue, coquet, strangle, call a halt (to something), beat out, twinge, squelcher, splosh, rack, conclude, squeeze, extinguish, sprinkle, crack, hold back, slosh around, burke, dally, constrict, round off, shush, oppress, snuff out, burble, philander, grind, mute, wind down, silence, press, beat, clamp down, throttle, slop, squelch circuit, pinch, squash, hold down, smother, tweet, babble, thrust, smash, extort, wind up, suppress, quench, swill, thwart, choke off, splatter, allay, dumb, break down, crack down, quash, gouge, discontinue, slush around, snuff.
- "Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition", Marietta Holley.
- "Right Ho, Jeeves", P. G. Wodehouse.
- "The Desert Fiddler", William H. Hamby.