how to pronounce assuage


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assuage is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of assuage in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… to assuage his loneliness grant started …”

meanings of assuage


  1. To lessen the intensity of, to mitigate or relieve (hunger, emotion, pain etc.).
  2. To calm down, become less violent (of passion, hunger etc.); to subside, to abate.
  3. To pacify or soothe (someone).

assuage frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word assuage occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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