Definition of pacify

Common misspellings:
  • pasify (0.0%)
  • spacify (0.0%)
  • pacifiy (0.0%)
  • passify (83.3%)
  • pacifie (16.7%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. I endeavored to pacify the sealer by an appeal to his philosophy - The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper

  2. If he thinks he has a grievance let him come down to the shore and I'll pacify him - The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham

  3. He was also quite impatient that nothing had been done in our case as he termed it and I could only pacify him by assuring him that it should be given my immediate attention - The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton