- 1to stop someone from being angry by trying to please them synonym placate
- 2 Sacrifices were made to propitiate the gods.
NAmE//prəˈpɪʃiˌeɪt//propitiate somebody(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they propitiate
he / she / it propitiates
past simple propitiated
-ing form propitiating
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