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PLAC

To please

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Complacent

Adj satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
SYN smug

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Placebo

N something that has a positive mental effect but no physical affect SYN quick fix

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Placid

Adj calm SYN peaceful ant agitated

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GRAT

Pleasing thankful

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Gratuitous

Adj unnecessary or unwanted SYN unessential ant important

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Ingratiate

V to gain another's favor flattering or false friendliness

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Ingrate

N one who is not properly thankful

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DOC DUCT

To teach

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Docile

Adj Submission to instruction SYN obedient ant defiant

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Indoctrinate

V to teach a certain point of view to SYN instill

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Doctrine

N that which is taught SYN creed

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TEMPER

To make less severe

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Temper

V to decrease the strength of

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Temperance

N restraint or moderation especially in alcohol or food SYN frugality ant indulgence

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Intemperate

Adj lacking moderation SYN rigorous