verb (used with object), as·suaged, as·suag·ing.
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Origin of assuage
OTHER WORDS FROM assuageas·suage·ment, nounas·suag·er, nounun·as·suaged, adjectiveun·as·suag·ing, adjective
Words nearby assuage
Example sentences from the Web for assuaging
The pain was paramount; and after assuaging it, I turned my eyes once more towards the cliff.The Wild Huntress|Mayne Reid
He is devoted to the assuaging of human miseries, and he has had much to do.The Heavenly Father|Ernest Naville
One invents arts for assuaging it—of which some work better than others.The Letters of Henry James, Vol. II|Henry James
His will was rendered indomitable by the splendid hope of assuaging human pain.The Whole Armour of God|John Henry Jowett
These two fellows have been successful, for they are assuaging the pangs of hunger by smoking their odds and ends.London's Underworld|Thomas Holmes