placation

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A process or act of placating; appeasement or an expression of appeasement

While these political sellout artists have been intoning their mind numbing placations, citizens across the nation have been speaking and acting.

The act of placating
the act of placating and overcoming distrust and animosity
an act of placating a person
{i} appeasement, satisfaction; reconciliation, pacification
the process of placating someone; appeasement
placate
To calm; to bring peace to; to influence someone who was furious to the point that he or she becomes content or at least no longer irate
placate
to bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness
placate
If you placate someone, you do or say something to make them stop feeling angry. He smiled, trying to placate me `I didn't mean to upset you,' Agnew said in a placating voice. = appease. to make someone stop feeling angry = appease (past participle of placare)
placate
To appease; to pacify; to concilate
placate
Same as Placard, 4 & 5
placate
To calm; to bring peace to; to sate someone who was furious up to the point that they are content, or at least no longer irate
placate
cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
placate
{f} appease, satisfy; conciliate, reconcile; calm, pacify, comfort
placation

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    [ 'plA-"kAt, 'pla- ] (transitive verb.) 1678. From Latin placatio

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