quash

Definitions:

  • To put down or suppress forcibly and completely.
  • To put an end to or destroy.
  • To annul or put an end to (a court order, indictment, or court proceedings).
  • To make void; annul; in <em>law</em>, to annul, abate, overthrow, or set aside for insufficiency or other cause: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="quash">quash</internalXref> an indictment.
  • To beat down or beat in pieces; crash.
  • To crush; subdue; put down summarily; quell; extinguish; put an end to.
  • To be shaken with a noise; make the noise of water when shaken.
  • A pompion.
  • Same as <internalXref urlencoded="squash">squash</internalXref> (?).
  • Same as <xref urlencoded="squash">squash</xref>.
  • To abate, annul, overthrow, or make void.
  • To be shaken, or dashed about, with noise.
  • To beat down, or beat in pieces; to dash forcibly; to crush.
  • To crush; to subdue; to suppress or extinguish summarily and completely.
  • To <xref>defeat</xref> forcibly.
  • To <xref>void</xref> or <xref>suppress</xref> (a <xref>subpoena</xref>, decision, etc.).
  • put down by force or intimidation
  • declare invalid
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