Definition of Pacifier

1. Noun. Someone who tries to bring peace.

Exact synonyms: Conciliator, Make-peace, Peacemaker, Reconciler
Generic synonyms: Go-between, Intercessor, Intermediary, Intermediator, Mediator
Specialized synonyms: Appeaser
Derivative terms: Conciliate, Make Peace, Pacify, Reconcile



2. Noun. Anything that serves to pacify.
Generic synonyms: Thing

3. Noun. Device used for an infant to suck or bite on.
Exact synonyms: Baby's Dummy, Comforter, Teething Ring
Generic synonyms: Device
Derivative terms: Comfort, Pacify

Definition of Pacifier

1. n. One who pacifies.

Definition of Pacifier

1. Noun. One who pacifies ¹

2. Noun. (American English) A rubber or plastic device imitating a nipple that goes into a baby’s mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pacifier

1. one that pacifies [n -S] - See also: pacifies

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Literary usage of Pacifier

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1. Historic and Monumental Rome: A Handbook for the Students of Classical and by Charles Isidore Hemans (1874)
"... who preferred the title of pacifier to that of Conqueror; and used incessantly to repeat the maxim " that it was better to preserve the life of a single ..."

2. The Enemy Within: Hitherto Unpublished Details of the Great Conspiracy to by Severance Johnson (1920)
"... Another Oriental pacifier 'In the autumn of 1916, Caillaux thought he saw another opportunity to ascend to power. He believed that the Briand ministry ..."

3. The Life of Leonard Wood by John Gunnlaugur Holme (1920)
"vn pacifier OP THE PHILIPPINES IT IS said that when Henry Morton Stanley returned to the office of the New York Herald after winning world-wide fame by ..."

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