Pacifier meaning

păsə-fīər
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A rubber or plastic nipple or teething ring for a baby to suck or chew on.
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A person or thing that pacifies.
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A nipple-shaped object of rubber or plastic, for a baby to suck on.
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Someone or something that pacifies. [from 16th c.]
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(North America) A rubber or plastic device imitating a nipple that goes into a baby's mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby. [from 20th c.]
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Origin of pacifier

  • From pacify +"Ž -er.

    From Wiktionary