Origin of placate2
Examples from the Web for placcate
Historical Examples of placcate
The centre one, which is damascened, has in front of it an extra gorget, and a placcate to strengthen the breast.Authorised Guide to the Tower of London
W. J. Loftie
Word Origin for placate
1670s, a back-formation from placation or else from Latin placatus "soothed, quiet, gentle, calm, peaceful," past participle of placare "to calm, appease, quiet, soothe, assuage," related to placere "to please" (see please). Related: Placated; placating; placatingly.