I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's premises with clothes on, but was easily quieted by a naked thief.
The mob repelled the praetorian guard, but the execution of the hated minister Cleander quieted the tumult.
Natasha quieted herself for a moment, but again some instinct told her that though all this was true, and though nothing had happened, yet the former purity of her love for Prince Andrew had perished.
She quieted a sudden rush of excitement with a reminder that he was probably being paid to visit.
The rebellion was quieted and Sir Garnet Wolseley (now Lord Wolseley) was sent from Canada by the lake route, with several regiments of troops - regulars and volunteers.
Darian had quieted as the scenes of his violent demise played through her dreams.
Nevertheless the suspicion with which he was regarded was not altogether quieted when Richard came to the throne, a boy in the eleventh year of his age.
Children ask profound questions, but they often receive shallow answers, or, to speak more correctly, they are quieted by such answers.