conciliate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin conciliātus, perfect passive participle of conciliō (I unite), from concilium (council, meeting).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA:/kɒnsɪlieɪt/

Verb[edit]

conciliate (third-person singular simple present conciliates, present participle conciliating, simple past and past participle conciliated)

  1. Make calm and content; placate.
  2. Mediate in a dispute.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

conciliate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of conciliare
  2. second-person plural imperative of conciliare
  3. second-person plural present subjunctive of conciliare
  4. feminine plural of conciliato

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

conciliāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of conciliō