Definition and Meanings for pacify
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Part of Speech of pacify
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of pacify
Meaning of pacify
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to make to be at peace; to appease; to calm; to still; to quiet; to allay the agitation, excitement, or resentment of; to tranquillize; as, to pacify a man when angry; to pacify pride, appetite, or importunity.