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assuage

verb [T] uk   /əˈsweɪdʒ/ formal us  
to make unpleasant feelings less strong: The government has tried to assuage the public's fears.
Translations of “assuage”
in Chinese (Traditional) 緩和, 減輕, 平息…
in Russian успокаивать…
in Turkish nahoş durumları hafifletmek, etkisini azaltmak, teselli etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缓和, 减轻, 平息…
in Polish uspokajać…
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