assuaged


assuaged
as·suage || ə'sweɪdʒ v. sooth, calm, relax, appease

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Assuaged — Assuage As*suage , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Assuaged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Assuaging}.] [OE. asuagen, aswagen, OF. asoagier, asuagier, fr. assouagier, fr. L. ad + suavis sweet. See {Sweet}.] To soften, in a figurative sense; to allay, mitigate, ease, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • mitigating — mɪtɪgeɪtɪŋ adj. softening in force or severity; lessening the impact or intensity of; appeasing, making easier, sweetening; being assuaged, becoming less severe (about punishments, circumstances, emotions, etc.) mit·i·gate || mɪtɪgeɪt v …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • assuage — UK [əˈsweɪdʒ] / US verb [transitive] Word forms assuage : present tense I/you/we/they assuage he/she/it assuages present participle assuaging past tense assuaged past participle assuaged formal to make an unpleasant or painful feeling less severe …   English dictionary

  • Assuage — As*suage , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Assuaged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Assuaging}.] [OE. asuagen, aswagen, OF. asoagier, asuagier, fr. assouagier, fr. L. ad + suavis sweet. See {Sweet}.] To soften, in a figurative sense; to allay, mitigate, ease, or lessen …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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