v. 安抚, 缓和, 平息, 姑息
Something of no intrinsic remedial value that is used to appease or reassure another.
He hunted up a restaurant to appease his hunger.
He has to appease his young brother.
He said he could eat an elephant to appease his hunger.
形容词: appeasable | 副词: appeasably | 名词: appeaser | 动词过去式: appeased | 动词过去分词: appeased | 动词现在分词: appeasing | 动词第三人称单数: appeases |
1. 平息; 缓和; 抚慰
Nothing could appease the crying child.
2. 绥靖, 姑息; 对……让步
It was a blunder for them to try to appease the aggressor.
Can you appease the boy's curiosity?