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[mass noun] The action or process of appeasing:‘a policy of appeasement’
conciliation, placation, pacification, propitiation, palliation, allaying, reconciliationsatisfaction, fulfilment, gratification, indulgence, provisionView synonyms
- ‘This is not a time for political accommodation or popular appeasement.’
- ‘They're willing to play chicken, because they've been winning for more than a century, and our appeasements have only whetted their appetites for more concessions.’
- ‘I do not believe in vile acquittals, phony appeasements, easy forgiveness.’
- ‘I think that pacifism and appeasement are the politics of the naive and foolish.’
- ‘If that is not appeasement, I'd like to know what you call it.’
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