Phrasal verbs - Meaning of quieten down

Phrasal verbs

What does quieten down mean?

Here is the meaning of quieten down with examples:

"quieten down"


1. To become quieter
2. To reduce intensity of an activity.
3. To make someone or something become quieter.


1. The noise quietened down.
2. We hope that the violence quietens down.
3. He tried to quieten the children down.

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