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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make less rigid or softer; Make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; Cause to be more favorably inclined.

Usage examples (34)
  • She managed to mollify the angry customer.
  • She managed to mollify the angry customer
  • If this place is any indication, there is nothing that will "mollify" his critics.
  • The fact that she's a "straight shooter" on global warming may be related to the fact that she couldn't "mollify" people about for more
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