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And to tell the truth, she couldn't help wishing he could see, so he could make the game livelier.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
It is then we make him our friend, which sets us above the envy and contempt of wicked men.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
Terror drives you on; fate coerces you; you can't help yourself, and my delight is to make the plunge terrible.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
My son,” said Grabantak one evening to Chingatok, “if we are henceforth to live in peace, why not unite and become one nation?
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Impressed by the lugubrious scene, Aguinaldo yielded, and the next day peace negotiations were opened.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Above all, he was amazed to hear me talk of a mercenary standing army in the midst of peace and among a free people.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
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admonition

WORDS RELATED TO MAKE PEACE

  • appease
  • assuage
  • calm
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • conciliate
  • humor
  • make peace
  • make up
  • mollify
  • pacify
  • play up to
  • pour oil on
  • propitiate
  • reconcile
  • satisfy
  • soft-pedal
  • soothe
  • stroke
  • sweeten
  • tranquilize
  • win over
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