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mollify
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Bleak House
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  • "Then don’t talk in that wrong manner," says Mr. Bucket, mollified again.
  • Upon which Mrs. Bagnet, with her cloak, basket, and umbrella, goes home, bright-eyed again, to the rest of her family, and the comrades sally forth on the hopeful errand of mollifying Mr. Smallweed.
  • "I am glad, Volumnia," repeats Sir Leicester, unmindful of these mollifying sentiments, "that you do mean what a pity.

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  • She managed to mollify the angry customer.
  • She apologized, but he would not be mollified and he continued to insist on speaking with her manager.

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