please (v.) Old form(s): pleas'd
requite, satisfy, appease
CE IV.iv.47[Adriana to Pinch] I will please you what you will demand
KJ IV.ii.126[King John to himself, as if to fortune] make a league with me till I have pleased / My discontented peers
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