ALLAY MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Allay Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To make quiet or put at rest; to pacify or appease; to quell; to calm; as, to allay popular excitement; to allay the tumult of the passions.
  2. (v. t.) To diminish in strength; to abate; to subside.
  3. (v. t.) To mix (metals); to mix with a baser metal; to alloy; to deteriorate.
  4. (v. t.) To alleviate; to abate; to mitigate; as, to allay the severity of affliction or the bitterness of adversity.
  5. (n.) Alleviation; abatement; check.
  6. (n.) Alloy.


Synonyms:
Assuage, Ease, Quench, Relieve, Slake, Still,

• Allaying Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Allay


• Allayer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, allays.


Synonyms:
Comforter, Reliever,

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