1 But in spite of everything he did to appease her, she continued to have her tantrums and often he thought she acted like one possessed.
2 She had to appease him with the most abject of apologies.
3 If we ran after her and tried to appease her, it did no good.
4 Edna tried to appease her friend, to explain.
5 I must try and appease him some way or another.
6 Nothing could console and nothing could appease her.
7 He turned to appease the fierce longings of his heart before which everything else was idle and alien.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James JoyceContext Highlight In Chapter 2
8 The fusillade continued; but the four friends were out of reach, and the Rochellais only fired to appease their consciences.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In 47 THE COUNCIL OF THE MUSKETEERS
9 Up then, and let us follow where divine commandments lead; let us appease the winds, and seek the realm of Gnosus.
10 All the other candidates complained that Candide had done them great injustice; but he appeased them by giving one hundred piastres to each.
11 It set free all the unknown social quantities; it softened spirits, it calmed, appeased, enlightened; it caused the waves of civilization to flow over the earth.
Les Misérables 1 By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE BISHOP IN THE PRESENCE OF AN UNKNOWN LIGHT
12 But pray, sir," continued Aramis, who, seeing his captain become appeased, ventured to risk a prayer, "do not say that Athos is wounded.
13 She was at length appeased, and the conversation turned upon him while Kitty was assisting her mistress.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In 33 SOUBRETTE AND MISTRESS
14 When the wolf had appeased his appetite, he lay down again in the bed, fell asleep and began to snore very loud.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm GrimmContext Highlight In LITTLE RED-CAP [LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD]
15 When the brother came home, they asked him about the castle of Stromberg, and he told them he would look on his own maps as soon as he had eaten and appeased his hunger.