mol-li-fyEfforts to [b]mollify[/b] the spread of zebra mussels in local waterways were ramping up on Friday, as the unofficial start to summer and boating season got under way this Memorial Day weekend.
Ã¢â¬âverb (used with object),-fied,-fyÃÂ·ing.
1. to soften in feeling or temper, as a person; pacify; appease.
2. to mitigate or reduce; soften: to mollify one's demands.
1. To lessen the violence, severity, or extremeness of.
Great. We're relying on boaters who provision their boats with two sandwiches and a 30-pack for an afternoon; then forget the sandwiches."There's not going to be much we can do," Nathan said, "if we can't rely on each other."
Berkshire County lakes are SO screwed.