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Placate meaning| Text and Slang examples

 “Placate” means “slow to anger.”

What does Placate mean?

“Placate” simply refers to someone who stays calm and doesn’t get angry quickly. It’s a slang term for people who are good at calming down others when they’re upset, often becoming a nickname for those with this character trait.

According to Cambridge Dictionary, placate means to stop someone from feeling angry.

ABBREVIATIONPLACATE
MeaningSlow to anger
EmotionCalmness
Safe for ChildrenYes
Safe for WorkYes

Examples

  • Don’t accept their proposal or try to placate them.
  • My roommate is such a placate.
  • Stop placating. They deserve the punishment.

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