What is Conciliating?

Conciliating definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), conA.cilA.iA.atA.ed,
to overcome the distrust or hostility of; placate; win over: to conciliate an angry competitor.
to win or gain (goodwill, regard, or favor).
to make compatible; reconcile.

verb (used without object), conA.cilA.iA.atA.ed,
to become agreeable or reconciled: Efforts to conciliate in the dispute proved fruitless.

RELATED WORDSpacify, satisfy, appease