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conciliatory
used in Oliver Twist

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intended to end bad feelings or build trust
  • At length he made another attempt; and rubbing his hands together, said, in his most conciliatory tone...
    Chapter 26 — In Which a Mysterious Character Appears Upon the Scene.... (44% in)
conciliatory = intended to end bad feelings or build trust
  • Oliver was but too glad to make himself useful; too happy to have some faces, however bad, to look upon; too desirous to conciliate those about him when he could honestly do so; to throw any objection in the way of this proposal.
    Chapter 18 — How Oliver Passed His Time in the Improving Society of.... (34% in)

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