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Overview of verb assuage

The verb assuage has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. 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. quench, slake, allay, assuage

(satisfy (thirst); "The cold water quenched his thirst")

3. relieve, alleviate, palliate, assuage

(provide physical relief, as from pain; "This pill will relieve your headaches") © 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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