Part of speech:
In a steady manner
To move or proceed with little effort:
Of or having to do with tranquilizing drugs or their effects
To sedate or relieve of anxiety or tension by the administration of a drug.
Without movement; motionlessly:
To bring into a specified condition by soothing and reassuring
To make or become quiet.
In a cool manner
To make feel less sad or disappointed; comfort
To regain or try to regain (friendship or goodwill) by pleasant behavior.
To collect is defined as to gather together or to call for and receive payment.
To delight or fascinate:
Assuage is defined as to make better or lessen.
To placate or attempt to placate (a threatening nation, for example) by granting concessions, often at the expense of principle.
Allay is defined as to settle or calm someone or something.
To cut away or hammer down, in such a way as to leave a figure in relief, as a sculpture, or in metalwork.
To subside is to lessen, to become inactive or to sink to lower levels.
To cause to appear less harsh or severe than is the case:
To make or become less vigorous, intense, or severe; ease:
To cause to be silent; still; quiet
To be imposed or vested, as a responsibility or burden:
To settle (a quarrel, difference, etc.)
To quell is to stop or quiet something.
To cause to become favorably inclined; win or regain the good will of; appease or conciliate
To pacify is defined as to soothe or calm, or to create peace where there was war or fighting.
To be or become silent or still.
To calm or soothe as by stroking
To soften or soothe:
Soften is defined as to make more soft or more gentle.
To cause to be no longer in a disturbed condition; to render quiet; to still; to calm; to compose.
The definition of agitate is to move something around in a forceful or violent movement.
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To excite to anger; provoke; annoy; exasperate
To cause or commit an outrage upon; to treat with violence or abuse.
To distract is defined as to draw someone's attention away from something and on to something else.
To arouse passion, desire, or violence in; excite intensely, as with anger
To disturb, irritate, or annoy
To deprive of peace or rest; trouble.
To arouse strong feeling in:
To treat roughly or with physical violence:
To make or become calm or quiet:
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