Die Übersetzung von "pacify" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈpæs.ɪ.faɪ/ us

to cause someone who is angry or upset to be calm and satisfied

He pacified his crying child with a bottle.
It was difficult for the police to pacify the angry crowd.

to bring peace to a place or end war in a place

A UN force has been sent in to try and pacify the area worst affected by the civil war.
pacification noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌpæs.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us

(Die Übersetzung von "pacify" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)