placate
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /pləˈkeɪt/, /pleɪˈkeɪt/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈpleɪkeɪt/, /pleɪˈkeɪt/
Verb

placate (placates, present participle placating; past and past participle placated)

  1. (transitive) To calm; to bring peace to; to influence someone who was furious to the point that they become content or at least no longer irate.
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