March 11, 2015
Word: mollify (v)
Synonyms: pacify, relax, calm
1. Brit was at a loss as to how she could mollify her shrieking daughter.
2. Mollified by some deep breathing, I was able to clearly think about the issue after our argument.
3. The new father was unsure how to mollify his tiny newborn.
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