lenify


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lenify

(ˈlɛnɪˌfaɪ)
vb (tr) , -fies, -fying or -fied
to assuage, alleviate, or mitigate

lenify

, lenity - To lenify is to alleviate or soothe an emotion or suffering, from Latin lenire, "soften"; lenity means kindness or gentleness.
See also related terms for soften.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.lenify - cause to be more favorably inclinedlenify - cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
calm, still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize, calm down, quiet, quieten, lull - make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"