In the Obama-Clinton battle, you did not by and large see the two Democrats trying to assuage the concerns of the liberal base.
There is also the related question of how far he might go to assuage them.
Remind me again, how is that supposed to assuage the irritation of recently laid-off employees?
But the GOP could assuage that tension by promulgating a hard-core, Republican version of gay and straight marriage.
The military has a great deal to learn about these men and women and programs must be developed to assuage their fears.
What will mortals not do, to what lengths have men not gone, to assuage the pangs of hunger?
But they could not assuage one torturing pain, or prolong his life for a second!
Louis said every thing that cheering anticipations could devise, to assuage this impatience.
And it was all the sharper because I did not know how or where I could assuage it.
The agitation of his grief began to assuage and he could now listen calmly and without emotion to her words.
c.1300, from Anglo-French assuager, Old French assoagier "soften, moderate, alleviate, calm, soothe, pacify," from Vulgar Latin *adsuaviare, from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + suavis "sweet, agreeable" (see sweet). For sound development in French, cf. deluge from Latin diluvium, abridge from abbreviare. Related: Assuaged; assuaging.