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propitiate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpropitiatepro‧pi‧ti‧ate /prəˈpɪʃieɪt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 formalFRIENDLY to make someone who has been unfriendly or angry with you feel more friendly by doing something to please them syn appeasepropitiation /prəˌpɪʃiˈeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
propitiateTo propitiate him, the people offered Lung roasted swallows, hearts and red lotus blossoms.Ritual offerings of meat, spices and wines were made by the mortal family to propitiate the restless spirit.
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Verb table
propitiate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypropitiate
he, she, itpropitiates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypropitiated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave propitiated
he, she, ithas propitiated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad propitiated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill propitiate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have propitiated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam propitiating
he, she, itis propitiating
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you, we, theyare propitiating
Past
I, he, she, itwas propitiating
you, we, theywere propitiating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been propitiating
he, she, ithas been propitiating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been propitiating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be propitiating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been propitiating
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