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Definition 1: intended to placate - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • spoke in a conciliating tone
  • a conciliatory visit

Synonyms for conciliatory in the sense of this definition

(conciliatory is similar to ...) intended to pacify by acceding to demands or granting concessions

"the appeasing concessions to the Nazis at Munich" "placating (or placative) gestures" "an astonishingly placatory speech"

(conciliatory is similar to ...) promoting peace

"the result of this pacific policy was that no troops were called up"

(conciliatory is similar to ...) intended to reconcile or appease

"sent flowers as a propitiatory gesture"

(conciliatory is similar to ...) willing to negotiate and compromise

Definition 2: making or willing to make concessions - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • loneliness tore through him...whenever he thought of...even the compromising Louis du Tillet

Synonyms for conciliatory in the sense of this definition

(conciliatory is similar to ...) tending to give in or surrender or agree

"too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments"

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