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ap·pease·ment

 (ə-pēz′mənt)
n.
1.
a. An act of appeasing.
b. The condition of being appeased.
2. The policy of granting concessions to potential enemies to maintain peace.

appeasement

(əˈpiːzmənt)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the policy of acceding to the demands of a potentially hostile nation in the hope of maintaining peace
2. the act of appeasing

appeasement

A policy of agreeing to the demands of a potentially hostile nation in order to maintain peace, specifically the British government’s attitude to Hitler’s Germany 1937–38.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.appeasement - the act of appeasing (as by acceding to the demands of)appeasement - the act of appeasing (as by acceding to the demands of)
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
pacification, mollification - the act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined; "a wonderful skill in the pacification of crying infants"; "his unsuccessful mollification of the mob"
placation, propitiation, conciliation - the act of placating and overcoming distrust and animosity

appeasement

Translations
تَهْدَئِة، تَسْكين
uklidněníuspokojení
eftergivenhedforsoning
fróun, friîun
utíšenie
sakinleştirmeyatıştırma

appeasement

[əˈpiːzmənt] N
1. (= pacification) [of person] → apaciguamiento m; [of anger] → aplacamiento m
2. (Pol) → contemporización f, entreguismo m

appeasement

[əˈpiːzmənt] n (POLITICS)apaisement m
a policy of appeasement → une politique d'apaisement
to accuse sb of appeasement → accuser qn d'être conciliant

appeasement

n (of person, anger)Beschwichtigung f, → Besänftigung f; (Pol) → Beschwichtigung f(durch Zugeständnisse); (of curiosity)Befriedigung f

appeasement

[əˈpiːzmənt] n (Pol) → appeasement m inv

appease

(əˈpiːz) verb
to calm or satisfy (a person, desire etc) usually by giving what was asked for or is needed. She appeased his curiosity by explaining the situation to him.
apˈpeasement noun
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