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  Definition of Propitiation
  1. the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)
  2. the act of placating and overcoming distrust and animosity
Similar Words: expiation, atonement, placation, conciliation

 

Hyponyms: reparation, amends

 

Derivational Morphology: repent, atone, expiate, aby, abye, propitiate, appease, pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle

 

 
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