Pronunciation of Pacifying
/pˈasɪfˌa͡ɪɪŋ/, /pˈasɪfˌaɪɪŋ/, /p_ˈa_s_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ_ɪ_ŋ/
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Usage examples for pacifying:
- By contriving from time to time such means as these for pacifying the barbarians, he managed his opportunities as he chose. - "Plutarch's Lives Volume III.", Plutarch.
- Lady Albury was able to pacify the husband, but she feared that any pacifying of the Captain would be impossible. - "Ayala's Angel", Anthony Trollope.
- There is no gainsaying it- no checking it- no pacifying it; it is a most disastrous business, provocative of all manner of evils,- and to a king who has always been accustomed to have his own way, it means Victory or Death! - "Temporal Power", Marie Corelli.