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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To soothe. To make someone less angry or stop them from attacking you by giving them what they want.

Usage examples (31)
  • Don't try to appease me; I'm really upset!
  • I believing in appease the Corporate Power and the bourgeoisie.
  • And why did the conservative Chamberlain appease Hitler so much?
  • I don't want to raise the word appease, but is there a tendency in Europe to appease the radical Islamists -- Chris. for more
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