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assuage
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition to soothe (make something less unpleasant or frightening)
  • ...their regret is undying and cannot ever wholly be assuaged.
    2.7 -- Book 2 Chapter 7 -- The Mirror of Galadriel (90% in)
assuaged = soothed (relieved)
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