Die Übersetzung von "quash" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /kwɒʃ/ us /kwɑːʃ/

to say officially that something, especially an earlier official decision, is no longer to be accepted

His conviction was quashed in March 1986 after his counsel argued that the police evidence was all lies.

to forcefully stop something that you do not want to happen

The revolt was swiftly quashed by government troops.
The company moved quickly to quash rumours/speculation that it is losing money.

(Die Übersetzung von "quash" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)