What does pacifier mean?

Definitions for pacifier
ˈpæs əˌfaɪ ərpaci·fi·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pacifier.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conciliator, make-peace, pacifier, peacemaker, reconciler(noun)

    someone who tries to bring peace

  2. pacifier(noun)

    anything that serves to pacify

  3. comforter, pacifier, baby's dummy, teething ring(noun)

    device used for an infant to suck or bite on

GCIDE

  1. Pacifier(n.)

    A small device, usually of rubber or plastic containing a protruding nipple-shaped portion which a baby may place in its mouth and suck on; -- it is used to keep babies contented.

Wiktionary

  1. pacifier(Noun)

    One who pacifies

  2. pacifier(Noun)

    A rubber or plastic device imitating a nipple that goes into a baby's mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby.

  3. Origin: From pacify and agent noun suffix -er.

Freebase

  1. Pacifier

    A pacifier, dummy, binky, or soother is a rubber, plastic, or silicone nipple given to an infant or other young child to suck upon. In its standard appearance it has a teat, mouth shield, and handle. The mouth shield and/or the handle is large enough to avoid the danger of the child choking on it or swallowing it.

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How to pronounce pacifier?

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How to say pacifier in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pacifier in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pacifier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of pacifier in a Sentence

  1. Andrew MacGinnitie:

    It's possible that sucking on a pacifier is correlated with other, more important factors that predispose or protect against allergens.

  2. Joan Hart:

    When I hold them, sometimes I hum or sing — tunes like ‘You Are My Sunshine’ or Frank Sinatra’s love songs — or I talk to them. I tell them, ‘You have to eat and sleep so you can get big and strong.’ I talk to them about their future. I say, ‘You think a pacifier’s good? Wait till you see ice cream or lollipops or pancakes,’.

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