Definition of 'placating'
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"In our scale of things, he's an infant," Rosa said, putting on her best placating tone. SACRAMENT (2001)OK, 1'11 get the information you want," Whitlock replied in a placating voice, then gestured in the direction of the hall. CODE BREAKER (2001)Debbie Price's attempt at placating noises petered out in a familiar grumble: `Well, don't take it out on me. THE SOUND OF MURDER (2001)
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Used Occasionally. placating is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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