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allayed

(ă-lād′)
Diminished in severity; mitigated, moderated.
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Drumlow, and then I out wi' everything, but respectful, as I allays did.
For there was allays a talk as nobody could get rich on the Warrens: though he holds it cheap, for it's what they call Charity Land."
HYDERABAD -- The Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has hailed prime minister's approval for building Sindh Barrage downstream Kotri and said the federal government should arrange a briefing for growers' bodies and civil society organisations to allay their fears about the project.
Bello issued the statement to allay confusion and anxiety among Filipino workers in the UAE.
Summary: According to Morgan Stanley, the Qatari support of US$500 million was unexpected and should allay investor concerns about near-term debt-servicing in Lebanon.
Senator Grace Poe on Friday said Senator Gringo Honasan's appointment as the new Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) chief, could 'help allay fears surrounding national security' in the agency.
And he said there are a number of things the club can offer to local people to allay their concerns.
In a statement issued here, FBR said in order to allay the misconception being caused by a segment of print media regarding freezing of bank accounts held by non-filers of income tax return, it is clarified that FBR had not issued any such instructions.
He explained that the decision of the company to appoint two celebrities - Stand up Comedian, Helen Paul and Big Brother Naija house mate, Miyonsi Amosu as ambassadors of the brand, is aimed at pushing the brand's essence to the public and also allay such negative rumour being peddled about the brand.
'These landmark achievements not only bode well for the future of Pakistan Cricket but also allay the distorted view of Pakistan and the security environment,' COAS wrote in the letter dated March 3.
Details of IGCF 2018 were announced on Monday in Sharjah during a press conference attended by Shaikh Sultan Bin Ahmad Al Qasimi, chairman of the Sharjah Media Council; Tariq Saeed Allay, director of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau; members of IGCF's Academic Committee; and representatives from IGCF's sponsors and partners.