Allay and Settle


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Allay verb – To make more bearable or less severe.
Settle is a synonym for allay in calm topic. In some cases you can use "Settle" instead a verb "Allay".
Nearby Word: allaying
Synonyms for Allay


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Settle verb – To free from distress or disturbance.
Usage example: a hot meal settled the children down

Allay is a synonym for settle in calm topic. Sometimes you can use "Allay" instead a verb "Settle".
Nearby Words: settled, settlement, settling, settler, settlor
Synonyms for Settle
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