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  • From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Pacified) His policies of avoiding war with Germany have been the subject of intense debate for seventy years among academics, politicians. — “Appeasement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Pacification of Berwick, signed on June 18, 1639 between England and Pacification Sejm, a session of the Sejm in 1736 concluding the civil war in the Polish. — “Pacification - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • In 1727 he pacified the Pames, who had revolted in Celaya, and was promoted to sergeant mayor of the regiment. In 1749 he pacified disturbances in Querétaro that resulted from a. — “José de Escandón, 1st Count of Sierra Gorda - Wikipedia, the”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Got him the infernal pots back of course–and pacified all hands. — “Lord Jim” by Joseph Conrad
  • Be this, however, as it may, Miss Crawley's gracious reply greatly encouraged our young friends, Rawdon and his lady, who hoped for the best from their aunt's evidently pacified humour: and they took care to entertain her with many delightful letters from Paris, whither, as Rawdon said, they had the good luck to go in the track of the conquering army. — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • With this he pacified them, and again asked the goatherd if it would be possible to find Cardenio, as he felt the greatest anxiety to know the end of his story. — “Don Quixote” by Miguel De Cervantes
  • This, and a few moments' reflection, pacified her; but she was not at all disconcerted by what she had done (though I cannot say as much for her bonnet) and resumed her seat composedly. — “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • This promise poorly pacified her; but time was more potent; and though still at intervals she inquired of her father when Linton would return, before she did see him again his features had waxed so dim in her memory that she did not recognise him. — “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte
  • Whether cold, shame, or the persuasions of Mr Jones prevailed most on Mrs Waters, I will not determine, but she suffered herself to be pacified by this speech of my landlady, and retired with that good woman, in order to apparel herself in a decent manner. — “Tom Jones” by Henry Fielding

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