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Pacify

Pronunciation of Pacify
/pˈasɪfˌa͡ɪ/, /pˈasɪfˌa‍ɪ/, /p_ˈa_s_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ/

Antonyms for pacify:

incite, excite, irritate, arouse, nettle, aggravate, vex, agitate, provoke.

Synonyms for pacify:

Sense 1

calm down, detente, peacetime, armistice, dulcify, disarm, peaceful, balance of power, peace process, peacekeeping, nonaggression, peace, ceasefire, cool down, Dovish, interwar.

Sense 2

truce, peacemaker.

calm

becalm.

soothe

soothe.

Sense 1 (noun)

cool down, calm down.

Sense 2 (noun)

balance of power, detente, Dovish, ceasefire, armistice, peace, interwar, nonaggression.

Sense 3 (noun)

dulcify.

pacify (noun)

assuage, conciliate, lenify, mollify, appease, gruntle, placate, gentle.

calm (verb)

lull, console, placate, assuage, sedate, allay, still, appease, quell.

make peaceful; appease (verb)

cool, compose, subdue, moderate, tranquilize, quiet, still, propitiate, soften, allay, dulcify, mollify, relieve, assuage, placate, quell, temper, conciliate, lull, soothe, calm.

moderate (verb)

compose, ease, relax, soften, subdue, abate, tranquilize, restrain, soothe, quiet, cool, moderate, calm, alleviate.

pacify (verb)

mollify, hush, reconcile, ebb, smooth, conciliate, stabilize, defuse, relieve.

soothe (verb)

comfort, becalm.

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