HyperDic: propitiate

English > 1 sense of the word propitiate:
VERBcommunicationpropitiate, appeasemake peace with
English > propitiate: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake peace with.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymappease
Broaderreconcile, patch up, make up, conciliate, settleCome to terms
Spanishapaciguar, aplacar, calmar, propiciar
Adjectivespropitiative, propitiatoryintended to reconcile / reconcile or appease
Nounspropitiationthe act of placating and overcoming distrust and animosity

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