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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Easily calmed or pacified.

Usage examples (37)
  • It is notorious that you may with impunity call a placable Frenchman
  • Oddly enough, he thought that this, too, was to be a "placable" play, written to amuse and stimulate, but calculated to wound nobody's feelings.
  • Miss Rebecca was not, then, in the least kind or placable.
  • If not uniformly placable, Landor was always compassionate. for more
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