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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.

MeaningSlow to anger
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  • 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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