Thesaurus / assuage

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Then the bitterness of death is past; God have mercy on them, and assuage their anguish; they want His help more than I do.

Jacob FaithfulCaptain Frederick Marryat

It cannot be gainsaid, it cannot be altered, time itself cannot assuage its rigors.

The last week in September, the plague being come to its crisis, its fury began to assuage.

In fine, the drinks will have contributed to assuage the violence of the fever.

To assuage the grief of the sorrowing mother Hades agreed to give her back to Earth for half the year.

The ChristJohn Eleazer Remsburg

The expedients on which we fell to assuage our thirst rather inflamed it, and several things added to our distress.

Then followed sounds which indicated that the finger was being placed in her mouth to assuage the pain.

A New SensationAlbert Ross

News that came up that morning from the Rectory did not tend to assuage her fears.

Elster's FollyMrs. Henry Wood

Tears, sobs, and cries proclaimed her anguish incessantly, notwithstanding the attempts of friends to assuage her sorrow.

But, now go, my dear friend, and try to assuage your husband's wrath against me.

The Call of the BloodRobert Smythe Hichens

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