Allayer
Allayer \Al*lay"er\, n. One who, or that which, allays. [1913 Webster]

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  • allayer — noun a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies a reliever of anxiety an allayer of fears • Syn: ↑reliever, ↑comforter • Derivationally related forms: ↑comfort ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • allayer — See allay. * * * …   Universalium

  • allayer — noun One who allays …   Wiktionary

  • allayer — n. soother; calmer; alleviant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allay — allayer, n. /euh lay /, v.t., allayed, allaying. 1. to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest; calm; quiet. 2. to lessen or relieve; mitigate; alleviate: to allay pain. [bef. 1000; ME aleyen, OE alecgan to put down, allay (a A 3 +… …   Universalium

  • παυσανία — παυσανίᾱ , παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc nom/voc/acc dual παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc voc sg παυσανίᾱ , παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc voc sg (attic) παυσανίᾱ , παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc gen sg (doric aeolic) παυσανίας allayer …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • reliever — noun 1. a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies a reliever of anxiety an allayer of fears • Syn: ↑allayer, ↑comforter • Derivationally related forms: ↑comfort ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vulcan — /vul keuhn/, n. 1. the ancient Roman god of fire and metalworking, identified with the Greek Hephaestus. 2. Mil. a six barrel, 20mm U.S. Army antiaircraft gun system mounted on an armored personnel carrier and first deployed in 1968. 3. Astron. a …   Universalium

  • παυσανίαι — παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc nom/voc pl παυσανίᾱͅ , παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc dat sg (attic doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • παυσανίαν — παυσανίᾱν , παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc acc sg (attic epic doric aeolic) παυσανίας allayer of sorrow masc acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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