Definitions for conciliatekənˈsɪl iˌeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle(verb)

    cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of

    "She managed to mollify the angry customer"

  2. reconcile, patch up, make up, conciliate, settle(verb)

    come to terms

    "After some discussion we finally made up"

  3. accommodate, reconcile, conciliate(verb)

    make (one thing) compatible with (another)

    "The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"


  1. conciliate(Verb)

    Make calm and content; placate.

  2. conciliate(Verb)

    Mediate in a dispute.

  3. Origin: Latin conciliare 'combine, gain', from concilium 'assembly'.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conciliate(verb)

    to win ower; to gain from a state of hostility; to gain the good will or favor of; to make friendly; to mollify; to propitiate; to appease

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  • умиротворявам, успокоявамBulgarian
  • beschwichtigenGerman
  • συμβιβάζω, συμφιλιώνω, συνδιαλλάττωGreek
  • conciliar, apaciguarSpanish
  • whakaepaepaMāori

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