noun. ['ˌriːəˈʃʊrəns'] the act of reassuring; restoring someone's confidence.
Words that Rhyme with Reassurance
Example sentences of the word reassurance
1. Noun, singular or mass
These services are not necessary when you pack the item carefully but you may request them for reassurance.
2. Verb, base form
She might also be worried about her health in general, and need reassurance.
Quotes containing the word reassurance
1. Sometimes the things that are felt the most are expressed between two souls over the distance and over time...where no words abide. And others may speak freely, live with one another freely, express themselves freely– just like everyone else, but then there is you... you have no words for proof of reassurance, no tokens of professed love, but you have something. Something worth keeping.
- C. JoyBell C., Saint Paul Trois Chateaux: 1948
2. Never worry alone. When anxiety grabs my mind, it is self-perpetuating. Worrisome thoughts reproduce faster than rabbits, so one of the most powerful ways to stop the spiral of worry is simply to disclose my worry to a friend... The simple act of reassurance from another human being [becomes] a tool of the Spirit to cast out fear -- because peace and fear are both contagious.
- John Ortberg Jr., The Me I Want to Be: Becoming God's Best Version of You