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1. placating

adjective. ['ˈpleɪˌkeɪtɪŋ'] intended to pacify by acceding to demands or granting concessions.

Synonyms

  • placative
  • conciliative
  • appeasing
  • conciliatory

Antonyms

  • uncompromising
  • antipathetical
  • hostile
  • antipathetic

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Words that Rhyme with Placating

  • abating
  • abbreviating
  • abdicating
  • abducting
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  • abetting
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  • accelerating
  • accenting
  • accentuating
  • accepting
  • accepting
  • accommodating
  • accosting
  • accrediting
  • accumulating
  • acquitting
  • acting

Example sentences of the word placating


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Avoiding conflict at the expense of assertive communication is placating.

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