assuasive

assuasive

[uh-swey-siv]
adjective
soothing; alleviative.

Origin:
1700–10; as- + (per)suasive

unassuasive, adjective
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assuage (əˈsweɪdʒ)
 
vb
1.  to soothe, moderate, or relieve (grief, pain, etc)
2.  to give relief to (thirst, appetite, etc); satisfy
3.  to pacify; calm
 
[C14: from Old French assouagier, from Vulgar Latin assuāviāre (unattested) to sweeten, from Latin suāvis pleasant; see suave]
 
as'suagement
 
n
 
as'suager
 
n
 
assuasive
 
adj

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