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Synonyms for comforting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. comforting, cheering, satisfying(adj)

    providing freedom from worry

    consoling, cheering, hearty, square, solid, consolatory, satisfying, substantial

    unreassuring, unsatisfactory, worrisome

  2. comforting, consolatory, consoling(adj)

    affording comfort or solace

    satisfying, cheering, consoling, consolatory

    unsatisfactory, unreassuring, worrisome

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    reassuring, heartening, refreshing, gratifying, soothing

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How to use comforting in a sentence?

  1. Noah Rothman:

    These are comforting fictions that a lot on the right want to indulge in, ted Cruz, in that sense, is making the best of an opportunity.

  2. Thomas Wolfe:

    It is very comforting to believe that leaders who do terrible things are, in fact, mad. That way, all we have to do is make sure we don't put psychotics in high places and we've got the problem solved.

  3. Woody Allen:

    Interestingly, according to modern astronomers, space is finite. This is a very comforting thought - particularly for people who can never remember where they left things.

  4. Susan Lilly told CNN:

    David Deutchman just really had an incredible touch comforting babies, and then, often their parents.

  5. Julia Saravia:

    It was comforting to see a high volume of police presence.

Translations for comforting

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  • consolador, reconfortanteSpanish
  • lohduttava, lohdullinenFinnish
  • rassurant, rassuranteFrench
  • geruststellende, troostende, geruststellend, troostendDutch

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