placate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To allay the fury of, particularly through concessions; appease. See Synonyms at pacify.
    • To appease; to pacify; to concilate.
  • verb:
    • To calm; to carry serenity to; to influence a person who had been furious to the stage that he / she becomes content or at the very least not irate.
    • reason to be more favorably likely; get the great might of
  • noun:
    • Same as placard, 4 & 5.
  • others:
    • To appease or pacify; conciliate.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "placate"
    • To allay the fury of, particularly through concessions;…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "placate"
  • Quotes for "placate"
  • Urban Dictionary for "placate"
92 votes

How would you define placate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!