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synonyms for mollified

  • allay
  • alleviate
  • ameliorate
  • appease
  • assuage
  • blunt
  • lessen
  • lull
  • mitigate
  • pacify
  • placate
  • quell
  • relieve
  • temper
  • abate
  • calm
  • compose
  • conciliate
  • cool
  • cushion
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • dulcify
  • ease
  • lighten
  • mellow
  • moderate
  • modify
  • propitiate
  • quiet
  • reduce
  • soften
  • sweeten
  • tranquilize
  • fix up
  • patch things up
  • take sting out
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antonyms for mollified

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  • aggravate
  • agitate
  • excite
  • incite
  • increase
  • intensify
  • irritate
  • provoke
  • upset
  • worry
  • worsen
  • anger
  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • prolong
  • raise
  • trouble
  • depress
  • exasperate
  • harass
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How to use mollified in a sentence

It may also be an attempt to cool down emotions that led to Wednesday’s invasion of the Capitol, and to mollify advertisers’ concerns about being associated with programs that could be inciting listeners to violence.
TALK-RADIO OWNER ORDERS CONSERVATIVE HOSTS TO TEMPER ELECTION FRAUD RHETORICPAUL FARHIJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You might mollify some by creating a “naming ceremony” for your child.
ASK AMY: FAMILY MEMBERS PRESS FOR BABY’S BAPTISMAMY DICKINSONNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
My feelings were still hurt and I was in a snit and would not be mollified.
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The manner of his prisoner, sufficiently mollified the officer; and he made a sign to his attendants to withdraw.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The mollified women did not shake hands, but each raised her tea-cup to her lips and winked.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
He added the last phrase so respectfully that she was mollified, and rejoined with a sigh: "I'm afraid I can't help you much."
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
His soft words and soothing suggestions mollified Justice, and Rita started forth upon her visit to Sukey.
A FOREST HEARTH: A ROMANCE OF INDIANA IN THE THIRTIESCHARLES MAJOR
She was somewhat mollified; but there was still a hard note in her voice, and not a little distrust too.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
So it was decided; and the charioteer, already somewhat mollified, turned aside his horse to the right.
TALES AND FANTASIESROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
This speech, while it mollified Polly, made Mary shudder, as she thought of Alice's being "managed" by such a woman.
THE ENGLISH ORPHANSMARY JANE HOLMES
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WORDS RELATED TO MOLLIFIED

  • abated
  • blended
  • decreased
  • deliquesced
  • diminished
  • disintegrated
  • dwindled
  • fused
  • merged
  • mollified
  • molten
  • tempered
  • thawed
  • vanished
  • wasted away
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