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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make peaceful or quiet.

Usage examples (35)
  • The gentle rocking and melodious singing helped pacify the crying baby.
  • The U.N. troops are working to pacify Bosnia
  • Kabila's government has vowed to "pacify" the territory, but the
  • So this might've been sent out to them as a way to kind of pacify the troops. for more
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