conciliatory

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AdjectiveEdit

conciliatory (comparative more conciliatory, superlative most conciliatory)

  1. willing to conciliate, or to make concessions
    • 2013 June 18, Simon Romero, "Protests Widen as Brazilians Chide Leaders," New York Times (retrieved 21 June 2013):
      Shaken by the biggest challenge to their authority in years, Brazil’s leaders made conciliatory gestures on Tuesday to try to defuse the protests engulfing the nation’s cities.

AntonymsEdit

  • unconciliatory

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