- appease ► VERB ▪ placate (someone) by agreeing to their demands.DERIVATIVES appeasement noun appeaser noun.ORIGIN Old French apaisier, from pais 'peace' .
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Appeaser — Ap*peas er, n. One who appeases; a pacifier. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
appeaser — index go between Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
appeaser — (n.) mid 15c., agent noun from APPEASE (Cf. appease) (v.). Political sense attested from 1940 … Etymology dictionary
appeaser — noun someone who tries to bring peace by acceding to demands An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile hoping it will eat him last Winston Churchill • Derivationally related forms: ↑appease • Hypernyms: ↑conciliator, ↑make peace, ↑pacifier,… … Useful english dictionary
appeaser — noun see appease … New Collegiate Dictionary
appeaser — See appeasable. * * * … Universalium
appeaser — noun A person who appeases. See Also: appease, appeasement … Wiktionary
appeaser — ap peasÂ·er || zÉ™ n. pacifier, reconciler, one who appeases … English contemporary dictionary
appeaser — ap·peas·er … English syllables
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