Definition of pacification


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • pacification is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 21 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • pacification is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 25 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of pacification

  • the act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined (noun)

    Examples

    1. a wonderful skill in the pacification of crying infants

    Synonyms

    1. mollification

  • actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. counterinsurgency

  • a treaty to cease hostilities (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. peace
    2. peace treaty

See definition of pacification in Merriam Webster