CET6 TEM8 GRE
1. peace => appease.
前缀ap-同ad-. -pease, 同peace, 和平。即安抚，使和平。
- appease: see peace
- appease (v.)
- c. 1300 "to reconcile," from Anglo-French apeser, Old French apaisier "to pacify, make peace, appease, be reconciled, placate" (12c.), from the phrase a paisier "bring to peace," from a "to" (see ad-) + pais, from Latin pacem (nominative pax) "peace" (see peace). Related: Appeased; appeasing.
- 1. The move was widely seen as an attempt to appease critics of the regime.
- 2. He tried to appease the crying child by giving him candy.
- 3. Gandhi was accused by some of trying to appease both factions of the electorate.
- 4. The move was widely seen as an attempt to appease critics of the regime.
- 5. The government tried to appease discontented workers.
[ appease 造句 ]