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placate
American English: /ˈpleɪkeɪt/
British English: /pləˈkeɪt/
, /ˈplakeɪt/
, /ˈpleɪkeɪt/

Translation of placate in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • aplacar la cólera de
    Example sentences
    • This doesn't placate anyone or calm things down or keep order.
    • She eventually storms off into another part of the house and he follows in an attempt to placate her.
    • Eventually, he is placated and leaves the scene.

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