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Overview of verb appease

The verb appease has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle

(cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer")

2. (1) quell, stay, appease

(overcome or allay; "quell my hunger")

3. (1) propitiate, appease

(make peace with)

Overview of adj appeasing

The adj appeasing has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. appeasing, placating, placative, placatory

(intended to pacify by acceding to demands or granting concessions; "the appeasing concessions to the Nazis at Munich"; "placating (or placative) gestures"; "an astonishingly placatory speech") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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