Sentence Examples


  • Everything considered, it was easier to make the decision to take the job than to placate Mary.
  • She sensed nothing she could say would placate him.
  • The grey eyes were beseeching, but Katie couldn't manage anything verbal let alone a lie to placate the driver.
  • I don't need you to placate me!
  • Maybe the need to placate his father had spawned the decision to call off the divorce.

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