Commentary: Includes: SMOOTH OUT Syntas is: NP1[agent] SMOOTH (out) NP2[patient]
NOTE: Includes metaphorical uses.
Smooth the surface of the wood with sandpaper, please.
John smoothed the icing on the cake.
We smoothed out the gravel with a rake.
The President has done little to smooth the way towards peace
We must smooth out this journey for one another.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3
Commentary: Is: SMOOTH OVER
The President tried to smooth things over a few days later, but to no
Try to smooth things over with your sister before the car ride please.
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