pacify; soothe; bring a person out of his anger or hostility;
My father has said that he absolutely will not permit me to marry you, but I am hoping that over time I will be able to mollify him and change his mind.
mollis (soft) (Latin)
appease, mollify, placate
beard, gall, goad, incense, incite, nettle, vex
(HOPE IT HELPS) MOLLIFY can be remembered from PACIFY. They mean the same. mollify sounds like nullify. so just think of nullifying something. nullifying your temper It is from sanskrit, mollify=mridu (soft)+fy (to make)