squelch
noun.
a crushing remark
noun.
an electric circuit that cuts off a receiver when the signal becomes weaker than the noise
verb.
suppress or crush completely
squelch any sign of dissent|quench a rebellion
Synonym: quell, quench
verb.
make a sucking sound
verb.
walk through mud or mire
We had to splosh across the wet meadow
verb.
to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
crush an aluminum can|squeeze a lemon
Synonym: squeeze, squash, mash, crush