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assuages

verb
present tense third-person singular of assuage

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1 to make more bearable or less severe
  • a mother cooing to her toddler and assuaging his fear of the dark

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2 to put a complete end to (a physical need or desire)
  • that huge meal certainly assuaged my hunger

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“Assuages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/assuages. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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