Example sentences for: pacify

How can you use “pacify” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The mission is a superb idea, a noble effort to pacify the troubled region before war spills into the rest of Europe.

  • A cover story rejects the notion that globalization will pacify China.

  • The emperors distributed their largess to too many warlords, hoping to pacify them.

  • When Albanians staged protests in the late '60s, Tito attempted to pacify them by strengthening local government (largely dominated by Albanians) over local affairs and by restoring jobs.

  • Others point out that world-class scholars don't always make the best teachers and worry that the videos will pacify the minds of students rather than stimulate them.

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