allays (third person present) · allayed (past tense) · allayed (past participle) · allaying (present participle)
  1. diminish or put at rest (fear, suspicion, or worry).
    "the report attempted to educate the public and allay fears"
    reduce · diminish · decrease · lessen · assuage · alleviate · ease · relieve · soothe · soften · take the edge off · dull · cushion · mollify · moderate · calm · lull · temper ·
    mitigate · palliate · blunt · deaden · abate · tone down · dispel · banish · dismiss · dissipate · drive away · drive off · chase away · put to rest · quell · check · eliminate · lenify
Old English ālecgan ‘lay down or aside’.
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the report attempted to educate the public and allay fears.
some stale figs partly allayed our hunger.
How to say allay in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans weerlê
Arabic (VERB)تبديد, تهدئة
Bangla নিবার
Bosnian (Latin) ublažiti
Bulgarian (ADJECTIVE)успокоят
(VERB)разсее, успокои
Cantonese (Traditional) 消除
Catalan (VERB)dissipar, calmar
Chinese Simplified 消除
Chinese Traditional 消除
Croatian (NOUN)ublažiti, umiriti
Czech (VERB)rozptýlit, uklidnit
Danish (VERB)dæmpe, berolige
Dutch (VERB)wegnemen
Estonian hajutada
Filipino mababawasan
Finnish (VERB)lievittää
French (VERB)apaiser, dissiper
German (VERB)zerstreuen, beschwichtigen
Greek (VERB)καθησυχάσει, διασκεδαστούν
(NOUN)διαλύσουν, κατευνάσει
Haitian Creole oulaje
Hebrew להפיג
Hindi (NOUN)दूर
Hungarian (ADJECTIVE)eloszlatása
Icelandic allý ð
Indonesian (ADJECTIVE)menghilangkan
Italian (VERB)placare, fugare, dissipare
Japanese (VERB)和らげる, 払拭, 和らげるため
Kiswahili kutuliza
Korean (VERB)해소, 완화
Latvian (NOUN)mazināt
Lithuanian (VERB)išsklaidyti
Malagasy fifanakalozam
Malay (Latin) mengurangkan
Norwegian Bokmål dempe
Persian سوزاند
Polish (VERB)rozwiać
Portuguese (VERB)dissipar, acalmar
Querétaro Otomi disipar ya
Romanian (NOUN)risipească
Russian (VERB)развеять, рассеять, смягчить, успокоить
Samoan taofia
Serbian (Cyrillic) одстрани
Serbian (Latin) odstrani
Slovak (VERB)rozptýliť
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)pomirili
Spanish (VERB)disipar, aliviar
Swedish (VERB)dämpa, skingra
Tahitian tamaru i te
Tamil அச்சத்தைப்
Telugu అల్లేందుకు
Thai บรรเทา
Tongan fakasi'isi'i e
Turkish (VERB)yatıştırmak
Ukrainian (ADJECTIVE)розвіяти
Urdu اُتارنا
Welsh (VERB)dawelu, tawelu, leddfu, lleddfu
Yucatec Maya disipar le
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