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mollify

Verb

1 cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer" [syn: pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, placate, gentle, gruntle]
2 make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism" [syn: temper, season]
3 make less rigid or softer [also: mollified]mollified See mollify

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mollified
  1. past of mollify
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