Adjective "appeasers" definition and examples

(Appeasers may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/əˈpiːzə/

Definitions and examples

noun

  1. 'It has become commonplace for the appeasers to speak of ‘millions of deaths’ among the opponents' civilian population and to warn of widespread ecological and economic disaster.'
  2. 'When millions of people all over the world protested this invasion and occupation we were called dupes, appeasers, or traitors.'

More definitions

1. to bring to a state of peace, quiet, ease, calm, or contentment; pacify; soothe: to appease an angry king.

2. to satisfy, allay, or relieve; assuage: The fruit appeased his hunger.

3. to yield or concede to the belligerent demands of (a nation, group, person, etc.) in a conciliatory effort, sometimes at the expense of justice or other principles.

More examples(as adjective)

"places can be appeasers."

Origin

(appease)