简明英汉词典

appease
[E5pi:z]
vt.
平息, 安抚, 缓和, 使满足

美国传统词典[双解]

appease
ap.pease
AHD:[…-p?z“]
D.J.[*6pi8z]
K.K.[*6piz]
v.tr.(及物动词)
ap.peasedap.peas.ingap.peas.es

(1)

To bring peace, quiet, or calm to; soothe.
缓和,抚慰:使和平、平静和平息;抚慰

(2)

To satisfy or relieve:
满足,缓解:
appease thirst.
缓解饥渴

(3)

To pacify or attempt to pacify (an enemy) by granting concessions, often at the expense of principle.See Synonyms at pacify
绥靖,姑息:做出退让以使(敌人)安宁或企图使敌人如此,常以丧失原则为代价参见 pacify

语源

(1)

Middle English appesen
中古英语 appesen

(2)

from Old French apesier
源自 古法语 apesier

(3)

a- [to] from Latin ad- * see ad-
a- [到] 源自 拉丁语 ad- *参见 ad-

(4)

pais [peace] from Latin p3x * see pag-
pais [和平,安宁] 源自 拉丁语 p3x *参见 pag-

继承用法

appeasable
adj.(形容词)

appeasably
adv.(副词)

appeaser
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

appease
[E5pi:z]
vt.
appeased, appeasing
平息;缓和;绥靖;使满足
They appeased him by saying sorry.
他们道了歉才使他平息下来。
The angry passenger was appeased by their apology.
他们道了歉,那位旅客的气也消了。
Water appeases thirst.
水能解渴。

现代英汉综合大辞典

appease
[E5pi:z]
vt.

(1)

使平静, 使缓和

(2)

姑息, 对...让步

(3)

使满足
appease sb.'s anger
平息某人的怒气
appease sb.'s curiosity
满足某人好奇心
Water appeases thirst.
水能解渴。

继承用法

appeasable
adj.
可平息的, 可满足的

appeasement
[E5pi:zmEnt]
n.

appeaser
n.

参考词汇
pacify    

英文相关词典

appease
allay    alleviate    calm    check    ease    lessen    moderate    pacify    quiet    relieve    restrain    satisfy    anger    

美国传统词典

appease
ap.pease
AHD:[…-p?z“]
D.J.[*6pi8z]
K.K.[*6piz]
v.tr.
ap.peased, ap.peas.ing, ap.peas.es

(1)

To bring peace, quiet, or calm to; soothe.

(2)

To satisfy or relieve:
appease thirst.

(3)

To pacify or attempt to pacify (an enemy) by granting concessions, often at the expense of principle.See Synonyms at pacify

语源

(1)

Middle English appesen

(2)

from Old French apesier

(3)

a- [to] from Latin ad- * see ad-

(4)

pais [peace] from Latin p3x * see pag-

继承用法

appeasable
adj.

appeasably
adv.

appeaser
n.

英汉化学大词典

appease
vt.使...平息,充饥,迁就

英汉计算机大词典

appease
vt.使...平息(充饥,迁就)

英汉心理学大词典

appease
平息

英汉中医大词典

appease
n.充饥,平息,对...让步

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