Definition of propitiation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

propitiation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//prəˌpɪʃiˈeɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//prəˌpɪʃiˈeɪʃn//
 
[uncountable](formal)
 
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the act of stopping somebody from being angry by trying to please them