placate

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He is, of course, much more enamoured with her sister, who smiles placatingly and listens carefully as Apostoloff waxes lyrical on the Bulgarian National Revival.
/ Brody took both hands out of his pockets and gestured placatingly at her.
"I count on you to keep me au courant," Simone says lightly, placatingly. But she's disappointed.
"You're right," continued Abbey placatingly. "English does have too many words.
Explicit orientation occurs in such instances as the following (Swedish) example, in which the adverb placatingly gives an indication of the function of well: (25) (26) "It's not an industry, either, come to that.