Definition: to lessen an individual’s anger by providing him or her with something
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): placate, soothe
Antonym(s): agitate, upset
1. When I complained about the quality of my meal, the restaurant manager attempted to appease me with a gift card.
2. The company hopes to appease disgruntled employees by giving them raises.
3. The mother frantically searched for a pacifier to appease her crying infant