other words for pacify
- smooth over
- bury the hatchet
- butter up
- fix up
- kiss and make up
- lay back
- make peace
- put the lid on
- take the edge off
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“All those wise sayings he's credited with, like 'the social rumble ain't restful' and 'if your stomach disputes you, lie down and pacify it with cool thoughts,' well, I'd say most of them are actually true,” said Veeck.
Less than 24 hours after Duron was ejected from the game that seemingly actualized that dream, Cruz tried to pacify his frustrations by focusing on the relationships he built during his football career.
While new targeting restrictions have been few and far between, some digital ad firms have established additional controls to pacify squeamish media owners worried about political ad content.
The Duke strove to pacify him in a long and, as usual, incoherent letter.
As well try to pacify a pack of mad and fighting dogs as these frenzied myriads with their half-crazed generals.
I attempted to pacify her by an indefinite reply to her inquiries, but in vain.
And why do you not apply yourselves to God chiefly for deliverance, but study how to pacify man?
Then I would try to pacify her, usually succeeding, and take my departure, nobody the wiser about it all in spite of the crying.
Nothing seemed to pacify him when he was tired and hungry like a book.
You four must pacify the country first,” he added laughing, “and have the business in good going order.
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