Predicate: conciliate

Roleset id: conciliate.01 , overcome hostility and gain goodwill, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

conciliate.01: CONCILIATE-V NOTES: Frame by Claire (from conciliate.01-v)


conciliate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of conciliation, agent
        Arg1-PPT: entity becoming agreeable
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if separate from agent


        Efforts to conciliate the dispute proved fruitless.

        Arg0: Efforts
        Rel: conciliate
        Arg1: the dispute

Example: With instrument

        John-1 tried *-1 to conciliate the angry competitor with an offer of cherry pie.

        Arg0: *-1
        Rel: conciliate
        Arg1: the angry competitor
        Arg2: with an offer of cherry pie