toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

assuage
used in The Giver

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to soothe (make something less unpleasant or frightening)
  • It was not enough to assuage the pain that Jonas was beginning, now, to know.
    p. 110.9
assuage = soothe
There are no more uses of "assuage" in The Giver.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®