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verb [transitive] formal propitiate pronunciation in British English /prəʊˈpɪʃieɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypropitiate
he/she/itpropitiates
present participlepropitiating
past tensepropitiated
past participlepropitiated
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  1. to try to stop someone from being angry with you by doing something to please them

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propitiation

 propitiate pronunciation in British English /prəʊˌpɪʃiˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

propitiatory

 propitiate pronunciation in British English /prəʊˈpɪʃiəˌt(ə)ri/ adjective

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