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pour oil on troubled waters

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  • as inkeep the peace
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Synonyms for pour oil on troubled waters

verb maintain order
  • pour oil on troubled waters
  • practice non violence
  • wage peace

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keep the peace

verb. maintain order
  • pour oil on troubled waters
  • practice non violence
  • wage peace
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