toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

pacify
used in Oryx and Crake

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
calm someone who is angry; or establish peace
  • "Pigoon, balloon, pigoon, balloon," he would chant to pacify them, hanging over the edge of the pen.
    p. 26.3

There are no more uses of "pacify" in Oryx and Crake.

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