Aloe cream that you put on sunburned skin is an example of an emollient cream.
An approach to resolving conflict intended to create a peace treaty that will end a war between two fighting countries is an example of an emollient approach.
A lubricant found in lipstick or hand lotion that causes your skin to become softer is an example of an emollient.
The emollient approach of a diplomatic mediator.
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Origin of emollient
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition