Pacable Pa"ca*ble, a. [L. pacare to pacify.] Placable. [R.] --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

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  • pacable — /pākˈə bl or pakˈ/ (archaic) adjective 1. Capable of being appeased 2. Willing to forgive ORIGIN: L pācāre to appease, from pāx, pācis peace • • • pacation /pə kāˈshən/ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • pacable — adjective placable; able to be easily pacified Ant: implacable …   Wiktionary

  • pacable —   a. capable of being pacified …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Payable — Pay a*ble, a. [Cf. F. payable. Cf. {Pacable}.] 1. That may, can, or should be paid; suitable to be paid; justly due. Drayton. [1913 Webster] Thanks are a tribute payable by the poorest. South. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) (a) That may be discharged or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pacation — /pə kāˈshən/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑pacable …   Useful english dictionary

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