appease

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /əˈpiːz/
  • SAMPA: /@"pi:z/
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pease

Verb[change]

Plain form
appease

Third-person singular
appeases

Past tense
appeased

Past participle
appeased

Present participle
appeasing

  1. (transitive) To appease is to calm down an angry or dangerous person.
    She was so angry, but he managed to appease her.