Allay and Compose


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Allay verb – To make more bearable or less severe.
Compose is a synonym for allay in reduce topic. In some cases you can use "Compose" instead a verb "Allay", when it comes to topics like reduce something.
Nearby Word: allaying
Synonyms for Allay


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Compose verb – To free from distress or disturbance.
Usage example: the first order of business was to compose the injured pedestrian

Allay is a synonym for compose in activity topic. Sometimes you can use "Allay" instead a verb "Compose", if it concerns topics such as calm.
Nearby Words: composition, composure, composing, compost, composer
Synonyms for Compose
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