GRE Word List


to allay the anger or agitation of : soothe

The meaning of the word pacify is to allay the anger or agitation of : soothe.

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evinceto constitute outward evidence of
branda charred piece of wood
coddleto cook (something, such as eggs) in liquid slowly and gently just below the boiling point
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)
blisscomplete happiness
catastrophea momentous tragic event ranging from extreme misfortune to utter overthrow or ruin
ratiocinationthe process of exact thinking : reasoning
forgea furnace or a shop with its furnace where metal is heated and wrought : smithy
verisimilitudethe quality or state of being verisimilar