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The Call of the Wild
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conciliatory
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The Call of the Wild
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  • Also he saw one dog, that would neither conciliate nor obey, finally killed in the struggle for mastery.
  • Again and again, as he looked at each brutal performance, the lesson was driven home to Buck: a man with a club was a lawgiver, a master to be obeyed, though not necessarily conciliated.

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  • Their statements are conciliatory, but their actions are uncompromising.
  • He was upset with her, but she kept talking in a conciliating tone.

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