AskDefine | Define placatory

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placatory adj : tending or intended to pacify by acceding to demands or granting concessions; "the appeasing concessions to the Nazis at Munich"; "placating (or placative) gestures"; "an astonishingly placatory speech" [syn: appeasing(a), placating, placative]

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Adjective

  1. That placates; pacifying
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