Definition of Conciliative

1. Adjective. Intended to placate. "A conciliatory visit"




Definition of Conciliative

1. a. Conciliatory.

Definition of Conciliative

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Conciliative

concieve
conciliable
conciliant
conciliar
conciliarism
conciliarist
conciliarists
conciliarly
conciliary
conciliate
conciliated
conciliates
conciliating
conciliation
conciliations
conciliative (current term)
conciliator
conciliatorily
conciliatoriness
conciliators
conciliatory
concinnities
concinnity
concinnous
concionatory
concious
concipient
concipients
concise
concised

Literary usage of Conciliative

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Philosophy of Government by Alpheus Henry Snow (1921)
"therefore, to study the imperfect conciliative processes of the present cooperative federation of nations with a view to perfecting them, having in mind ..."

2. The Works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring (1839)
"To the conciliative he will, to the best of his endeavour, give exercise in every case ; to the punitive, at the charge of either or both, if, ..."

3. The Foreign Relations of the United States by Henry Raymond Mussey, Academy of Political Science (U.S.) (1917)
"Under an international conciliative directorate, international legislation would be effected, as at present, by the conventional enactments of conferences ..."

4. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1917)
"The society of nations already is organized to a considerable extent on conciliative and cooperative principles, and there is a growing appreciation of the ..."

5. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North (1918)
"... thus forming public sentiment, to use it in bringing moral pressure to bear on a nation resisting the conciliative action of the international body. ..."

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