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Synonyms for pacifier
ˈpæs əˌfaɪ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conciliator, make-peace, pacifier, peacemaker, reconciler(noun)

    someone who tries to bring peace

    conciliator, make-peace, reconciler, peacemaker, baby's dummy, comforter, teething ring

  2. pacifier(noun)

    anything that serves to pacify

    teething ring, conciliator, reconciler, comforter, baby's dummy, peacemaker, make-peace

  3. comforter, pacifier, baby's dummy, teething ring(noun)

    device used for an infant to suck or bite on

    teething ring, conciliator, allayer, sympathiser, quilt, make-peace, reliever, comfort, sympathizer, peacemaker, baby's dummy, reconciler, comforter, puff


  1. pacifier(noun)

    bo-bo, binky, soother, piece, nookie, comforter, dummy

  2. pacifier(noun)

    One who pacifies

    binky, dummy, soother, bo-bo, comforter, piece, nookie

  3. pacifier(noun)

    A rubber or plastic device imitating a nipple that goes into a baby’s mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby.

    dummy, nookie, soother, bo-bo, comforter, binky, piece

Editors Contribution

  1. bibby

    charlie’s daddy called the pacifier a “bibby,” but she thought he was saying “baby.” so, that is why she has always called her pacifier “baby.”

    at nap time, charlie told her preschool teacher, “i want my baby.”

    Submitted by anonymous on May 20, 2020  
  2. fooler

    Submitted by anonymous on January 6, 2020  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    lollipop, nipple, suck

How to pronounce pacifier?

US English

How to say pacifier in sign language?

  1. pacifier

How to use pacifier in a sentence?

  1. Andrew MacGinnitie:

    It's possible that sucking on a pacifier is correlated with other, more important factors that predispose or protect against allergens.

  2. Daria Kuss:

    It's almost an adult pacifier, people don't get a real sense of how much time is passing when they're looking at the screen.

  3. Joan Hart:

    When I hold them, sometimes I hum or sing — tunes like ‘You Are My Sunshine’ or Frank Sinatra’s love songs — or I talk to them. I tell them, ‘You have to eat and sleep so you can get big and strong.’ I talk to them about their future. I say, ‘You think a pacifier’s good? Wait till you see ice cream or lollipops or pancakes,’.

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