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vb (tr) , -fies, -fying or -fied
to assuage, alleviate, or mitigate
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lenify, lenity - To lenify is to alleviate or soothe an emotion or suffering, from Latin lenire, "soften"; lenity means kindness or gentleness.
See also related terms for soften.
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|Verb||1.||lenify - cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"|
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