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Definition 1: provide physical relief, as from pain - [verb of body]

Samples where assuage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This pill will relieve your headaches

Synonyms for assuage in the sense of this definition

(assuage is a kind of ...) to make better

"The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"

(... is a kind of assuage ) cause to feel better

"the medicine soothes the pain of the inflammation"

(... is a kind of assuage ) lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate

"ease the pain in your legs"

Definition 2: satisfy (thirst) - [verb of consumption]

Samples where assuage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The cold water quenched his thirst

Synonyms for assuage in the sense of this definition

(assuage is a kind of ...) fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction

"does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?" "This job doesn't match my dreams" "meet a need"

(assuage implies ...) serve oneself to, or consume regularly

"Have another bowl of chicken soup!" "I don't take sugar in my coffee"

Definition 3: cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of - [verb of emotion]

Samples where assuage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She managed to mollify the angry customer

Synonyms for assuage in the sense of this definition

(assuage is a kind of ...) make calm or still

"quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

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