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adjective uk   /pləˈkeɪ.tər.i/  us   /ˈpleɪ.kə.tɔːr-/ formal
trying to avoid making someone angry: The tone of the letter was placatory.
Translations of “placatory”
in Chinese (Traditional) 安撫的,勸慰的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安抚的,劝慰的…
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