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placate

US [ˈpleɪkeɪt]
UK [pləˈkeɪt]
  • v.安抚;平息(怒气)
  • Web抚慰;使和解;怀柔
Simple Present:placates  Present Participle:placating  Past Tense:placated  
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v.
1.
~ sb
安抚;平息(怒气)to make sb feel less angry about sth
a placating smile
安抚的微笑
The concessions did little to placate the students.
让步根本未能平息学生的愤怒。

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