Anodyne GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Anodyne GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈæn.əʊ.daɪn/ (adj & noun) Definition Noun: a type of medication that can relieve pain, painkiller, nepenthe, painkilling drug, narcotic, comforting thing, opiate Adjective: painkilling and soothing, bringing relief from discomfort or pain, analgesic, relaxing – bland, neutral, inoffensive, insipid, unexciting, colorless Example There are three main types of painkiller: non-steroidal anti-inflammatory … Read more

Propitiate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Propitiate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /prəˈpɪʃ.i.eɪt/ (verb) Definition to win someone’s favor, please and placate a person, mollify, make peace with, pacify, appease, calm, soothe, assuage, conciliate Example ‘Propitiation’ has the idea of appeasing the wrath of God. Leaving aside the finer aspects of the Greek, let’s look at the English word itself. Webster’s English Dictionary … Read more

Assuage GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Assuage GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /əˈsweɪdʒ/ (verb) Definition to relieve something unpleasant, make unpleasant feelings better, appease, allay, soothe, palliate, mitigate, abate, pacify, alleviate, soften, ease, placate, lessen, diminish, mollify, comfort, conciliate, moderate, tranquilize Example Indian history likewise is full of events depicting the struggle between the weak and the strong and the alternate rise and … Read more

Soothe 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 36

Soothe 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 36 /suːð/ (verb) to make someone calm, pacify, mollify, placate, assuage, alleviate, calm down, comfort, relax, appease, hush, tranquilize, palliate, ease, lessen, allay, quieten After feeding and diapering duties, soothing your fussy infant can seem like it takes up the bulk of your day (and most of the night!). … Read more

Pacify 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 26

Pacify 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 26 /ˈpæs.ɪ.faɪ/ (verb) mollify, appease, assuage, calm down, alleviate, relieve, soothe, placate How to Pacify a Fussy Baby: Tips for Parents & Caregivers ​Here are ways you can try to comfort a crying baby. It may take a few tries, but with patience and practice you’ll find out what … Read more

Mollify 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 3

Mollify 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 3 Mollify 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 3 /ˈmɒl.ɪ.faɪ/ (verb) to make someone less upset or angry, soothe, calm down, allay, soften, appease, reduce the severity of, placate, pacify, conciliate, mitigate, assuage, alleviate, quell, moderate Although, interestingly enough, an entire judicial system (equity) was built … Read more

Allay 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4

Allay 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4 Allay 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4 with authentic materials and examples, synonyms, antonyms, illustrated flashcards and text-to-speech for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS /əˈleɪ/ (verb) to soothe someone and make them feel less worried or frightened, pacify, assuage, calm down, alleviate, end fear or … Read more

Palliate 1100 Words You Need Week 22 Day 4

Palliate 1100 Words You Need Palliate 1100 Words You Need /’pa-lē-ˌāt/ (verb) to alleviate the symptoms of a disease without curing it, mitigate the intensity of something, make better, cure, treat, soothe, pacify, relieve, remedy, ameliorate To palliate is to relieve the symptoms and suffering caused by cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Palliation helps a … Read more

Alleviate – English Flashcard for Alleviate for IELTS

Alleviate Alleviate (verb) /əˈliː.vi.eɪt/ to make something, such as a pain or difficulty less intense and more tolerable – lessen – ease – assuage – soothe – lighten – pacify – mitigate – relieve: A great number of charity concerts have been held with the purpose of alleviating the intense poverty of the poor people … Read more