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Sample sentences for the GRE study word conciliate

conciliate can be used as a verb

1."It is useless to attempt to conciliate you I see I have made an eternal enemy of you.. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
2.Also he saw one dog, that would neither conciliate nor obey, finally killed in the struggle for mastery. - from The Call of the Wild by Jack London
3.Elizabeth disdained the appearance of noticing this civil reflection, but its meaning did not escape, nor was it likely to conciliate her. - from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
4.This remark was not calculated to make Edward or Elinor more easy, nor to conciliate the good will of Lucy, who looked up at Marianne with no very benignant expression. - from Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
5."Mother," replied the young man, "you have especial reasons for telling me to conciliate that man.. - from The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
6.Oliver was but too glad to make himself useful too happy to have some faces, however bad, to look upon too desirous to conciliate those about him when he could honestly do so to throw any objection in the way of this proposal. - from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
7."For all this," continued Milady, "I should long ago have revenged myself on him if, and I don't know why, the cardinal had not requested me to conciliate him.. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
8.If the woman does not accept the offer, she should conciliate and please her with handsome presents befitting the position of the King, and having accompanied her for some distance should dismiss her with great affection. - from The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana
9."Altogether such heroism as was displayed by the Russian warriors cannot be imagined or adequately praised" said Berg, glancing round at Natasha, and as if anxious to conciliate her, replying to her intent look with a smile. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
10."Oh, yes but Madame has not conciliated that little woman he was so fond of.. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

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