Select the most appropriate SYNONYM of the given word.
Correct Answer : a ) AllayExplanation :
Mollify (v.) – to soften in temper.
Allay (v.) – to lessen or mitigate.
Intensify (v.) – to make more intense.
Fight (v.) – to engage in battle or quarrel.
Provoke (v.) – to incite.
From the meanings above, the synonym to ‘Mollify’ is ‘Allay’.
Hence, (A) is the correct answer.
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