To calm or soothe (a feeling, such as anger).
To cause someone to become quiet.
(Intransitive) To become calm.
To gain (regard, good will, etc.) by friendly acts
To comply with the mood or whim of (another); indulge
The definition of anger is to make someone mad or aggravated.
The definition of provoke is to push something to happen, or to annoy.
To cause (the stomach) to feel ill.
To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
To stir up interest and support through speeches and writing so as to produce changes
Assuage is defined as to make better or lessen.
To make less severe or intense:
To gain or regain the goodwill or favor of; appease:
Soothe is defined as to calm or relieve.
(--- Now Rare) To alleviate; ease
Find another word for placate. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for placate, like: pacify, soften, mollify, appease, quiet, satisfy, calm, conciliate, humor, sooth and tranquilize.