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  • ’He’s not looking for you,’ Yossarian said, trying to placate him.
  • ’All right, all right,’ Dobbs sought to placate him.

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  • She’s trying to walk a line that will placate both farmers and environmentalists.
  • The dictator is trying to placate the people by giving them a voice in local government.

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