They were all placatory—in every case the object was to bring men into friendly relations with the god.
The answer was neither antagonistic nor placatory; it was merely colorless.
Mary looked astonished, then alarmed, then placatory and uneasy.
"She's so excited over Kate's coming home," said Mrs. Barrington with a placatory smile.
Henceforth the ceremonial, instead of placatory and expiatory, became nuptial.
Wherefore, instead of quarrelling with the deputation, he rose with placatory phrases in his mouth.
"That's all right, old chap, you just rest up a bit," said the placatory youth.
She looked down at me with such a placatory and genuinely feminine smile I decided I'd been foolish to be offended.