Definitions

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  • v. To soothe; to mollify; to pacify; to soften.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To soothe; to mollify; to pacify; to soften.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To soothe, mollify, or pacify.

Etymologies

Latin demulceo ("I soothe"); de + mulceo ("I stroke"). (Wiktionary)

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  • To soothe; to mollify; to pacify; to soften

    March 18, 2009