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Definitions of pacify:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To calm or appease; as, to pacify an angry man; to free from war or violence; to restore to quiet.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make peaceful: to appease: to calm: to soothe.

part of speech: verb

To restore peace to; to quiet or appease; to allay excitement or agitation; to soothe; to tranquillise.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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