Conciliatory

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Conciliatory Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • overcoming animosity or hostility; "spoke in a conciliating tone"; "a conciliatory visit"
  • making or willing to make concessions; "loneliness tore through him...whenever he thought of...even the compromising Louis du Tillet"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Conciliatory'


  • Conciliatory Resolution: The Conciliatory Resolution was a resolution passed by the British Parliament in an attempt to reach a peaceful settlement with the Thirteen Colonies immediately

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Conciliatory Sample Sentences in News


  • Australian PM strikes conciliatory note over Indonesia executions
    By Jane Wardell SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott struck a conciliatory tone on Thursday after speaking with Indonesian President Joko Widodo about the looming execution of two convicted Australian drug traffickers. Abbott said he spoke with his "friend" Widodo on Wednesday evening, adding that the Indonesian leader "absolutel Read more on this news related to 'Conciliatory'
  • Greek debt deal elusive but leader sounds conciliatory tone
    Greece's prime minister sounded a conciliatory tone ahead of his first summit with European leaders Thursday, hours after the country's talks with eurozone creditors on overhauling its bailout loans broke ... Read more on this news related to 'Conciliatory'
  • Greek debt deal elusive but Tsipras sounds conciliatory tone
    Greece's prime minister sounded a conciliatory tone ahead of his first summit with European leaders Thursday, hours after the country's talks with eurozone creditors on overhauling its bailout broke down. ... Read more on this news related to 'Conciliatory'

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