conciliatory Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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 us   /kənˈsɪl·i·əˌtɔr·i, -ˌtoʊr·i/
intended to show that you ​care about the ​feelings or ​opinions of someone who is ​angry or ​upset with you: Fitzwater ​struck a conciliatory ​tone, saying he didn’t ​think anybody was to ​blame.
noun [U]  us   /kənˌsɪl·iˈeɪ·ʃən/
Conciliation, not ​confrontation, is the ​key to ​ending the ​conflict.
(Definition of conciliatory from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “conciliatory”
in Turkish uzlaştırıcı, arabulucu, barıştırıcı…
in Russian примирительный…
in Polish pojednawczy…
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