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mollify

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Verb mollify has 3 senses
  1. pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle - cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
    --1 is one way to calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still
    Derived forms: noun mollification1, noun mollification2
    Sample sentence:
    The performance is likely to mollify Sue
  2. temper, season, mollify - make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
    --2 is one way to weaken
    Derived forms: noun mollification1, noun mollification2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. mollify - make less rigid or softer
    --3 is one way to
    soften
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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