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To appease, pacify, gain the good will of

The angry goat was quite mollified by the respectful tone in which he was addressed.

To ease a burden; make less painful; to comfort
to soothe
{v} to soften, assuage, appease, quiet
cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
If you mollify someone, you do or say something to make them less upset or angry. The investigation was undertaken primarily to mollify pressure groups. = placate. to make someone feel less angry and upset about something = placate (mollifier, from mollificare, from mollis )
To appease, gain the good will of
To assuage, as pain or irritation, to appease, as excited feeling or passion; to pacify; to calm
To soften; to make tender; to reduce the hardness, harshness, or asperity of; to qualify; as, to mollify the ground
make less rigid or softer
make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
{f} calm, soften, pacify, relieve, assuage
An "approximation to the identity", a smooth function with special properties, used in distribution theory to create sequences of smooth functions approximating nonsmooth (generalized) functions, via convolution
1. To calm in temper or feeling; soothe. See Synonyms at pacify.2. To lessen in intensity; temper.3. To reduce the rigidity of; soften
{n} the act of softening, mitigation
{n} what softens, mitigates or pacifies
{i} relief, pacification, calming, alleviation
The act of mollifying
The act of mollifying, or the state of being mollified; a softening
the act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined; "a wonderful skill in the pacification of crying infants"; "his unsuccessful mollification of the mob"
a state of being appeased or ameliorated or tempered
past of mollify
{i} something that calms or eases, something which pacifies
One who, or that which, mollifies