1. con- "together" + calare "call" (see claim) => concilium "group of people, meeting" => conciliate "call together, bring together, unite in feelings, make friendly".
2. council => conciliate.
con-, 强调。-cil, 召唤，词源同call, claim, council. 即指召集到一起开会，协调，安抚。
- conciliate: see council
- conciliate (v.)
- 1540s, from Latin conciliatus, past participle of conciliare "to bring together, unite in feelings, make friendly," from concilium "council" (see council). Related: Conciliated; conciliating.
- 1. His duty was to conciliate the people, not to provoke them.
- 2. An independent adviser has been brought in to conciliate between the two sides involved in the conflict.
- 3. The President has a strong political urge to conciliate.
- 4. I should do well to conciliate this ancient Mammon of Unrighteousness.
- 5. They are both trying hard to conciliate one another.
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