pro·pi·ti·ate || prə'pɪʃɪeɪt v. appease; gain the good will of; atone for

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • propitiated — index agreed (harmonized) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Propitiated — Propitiate Pro*pi ti*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Propitiated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Propitiating}.] [L. propitiatus, p. p. of propitiare to propitiate, fr. propitius favorable. See {Propitious}.] To appease to render favorable; to make propitious; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Theyyam — The Theyyam or Theyyattam is a popular ritual dance of north Kerala, south India, particularly presented in the Kolathunadu (of the present Kannur and Kasargod districts). As a living cult with centuries old traditions, ritual and custom, it… …   Wikipedia

  • Genius (mythology) — Winged genius facing a woman with a tambourine and mirror, from southern Italy, about 320 BC. In ancient Roman religion, the genius was the individual instance of a general divine nature that is present in every individual person, place or… …   Wikipedia

  • Dree Festival — Shri Lod Kojee, General Secretary of Dree Committee with Shri P N Luthra, Advisor to the Governor of Assam as Chief Guest; and Shri R S Nag, Deputy Commissioner Ziro as guest of Honour in the first central Dree celebration at Nenchalya, Ziro.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ahom people — The Ahoms, who ruled Assam for six centuries are the descendants of ethnic Tai people who accompanied the Tai prince Sukaphaa into Assam. And for this reason people of this community call themselves the Tai Ahom. Sukaphaa established the Ahom… …   Wikipedia

  • Crom Cruach — or Cromm Crúaich (Classical Irish/Gaelic pronunciation /ˈkɾˠɔmˠ ˈkɾˠuəç/), also known as Cenn Cruach /ˈkʲɛnˠ: ˈkɾˠuəxˠ/ or Cenncroithi /ˈkʲɛnˠ: ˈkɾˠoθʲɨ/, was a deity in pre Christian Ireland, reputedly propitiated with human sacrifice, whose… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaddis — The Gaddisand Shipis are a tribe living mainly in the Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. They are Hindus and belong to several castes including Brahmin, Rajput, Dhangar, Khatri, Rana and Thakur. They are widely respected for …   Wikipedia

  • Bunt (community) — Infobox Ethnic group caption = Shilpa Shetty • Ajit, Baron Shetty• Aishwarya Rai group = Bunt pop = region1 = Tulu Nadu, Bangalore, Mumbai languages = Tulu, Kannada religions = Hinduism, Jainism related = Nair, TuluvaThe Bunts are a Tulu speaking …   Wikipedia

  • La'aka — is a powerful ancestress and one of the most widely propitiated of spirits among the eastern Kwaio on Malaita, Solomon Islands. She is seen as both a protective figure who exemplifies maternal virtues and the productive powers of women and as a… …   Wikipedia