moderated (part of speech: verb)
calmed (part of speech: verb)
soothed (part of speech: verb)
pacified (part of speech: verb)
- Thus I pacified Psyche and kissed her, And tempted her out of her gloom, And conquered her scruples and gloom; And we passed to the end of the vista, 75 But were stopped by the door of a tomb, By the door of a legended tomb; And I said-" What is written, sweet sister, On the door of this legended tomb?" - "Selections From Poe", J. Montgomery Gambrill.
- The pacha seemed pacified. - "The Pacha of Many Tales", Captain Frederick Marryat.
- This pacified me somewhat, and after all the change was nothing more extraordinary than Burton's. - "In the Yellow Sea", Henry Frith.