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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To reduce fear, excitement, pain, or disease.

Usage examples (31)
  • Was this it/And do you think this goes to kind of assuage those concerns?
  • The move would be to "assuage" DT holders who are "disenchanted" with the performance of the German telco's stock, the Journal says.
  • Not one man, no, no not ten men, nor a hundred can assuage me.
  • That isn't the image that will assuage worried Party leaders in Washington. for more
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