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pacify

pac·i·fy

pacify

 
 
pronunciation:
pae sih faI
features:
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: pacified, pacifies, pacifying
definition 1: to calm or restore peace of mind to.
synonyms:
calm, mollify, quiet, smooth, soothe, tranquilize
antonyms:
anger, antagonize, arouse, irritate
similar words:
allay, appease, comfort, compose, conciliate, ease, gentle, lull, palliate, placate, quell, relax, relieve
definition 2: to satisfy temporarily; appease.
synonyms:
appease, mollify, pacificate, placate, propitiate
similar words:
accommodate, accord, assuage, conciliate, humor, reconcile, satisfy, soften, soothe, stay
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derivation: pacifiable (adj.)
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