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1. reassuring

adjective. ['ˌriːəˈʃʊrɪŋ'] restoring confidence and relieving anxiety.

Synonyms

  • comforting
  • encouraging
  • assuring
  • soothing
  • reassurance
  • consolatory
  • consoling

Antonyms

  • unreassuring
  • unsatisfactory
  • unhelpful
  • hopeless

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Words that Rhyme with Reassuring

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  • luhring
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Example sentences of the word reassuring


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Slowly introduce him to his friend, reassuring him with gentle words and treats.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Rather, keep your touch gentle and your voice reassuring.

Quotes containing the word reassuring


1. For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
- Carl Sagan, The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

2. We are one of those couples i used to watch, thinking to myself that I'd never be on the inside of something so special. I remember reassuring myself that it probably looked nicer than it actually was, I am happy to be wrong about that.
- Emily Giffin, Something Borrowed

3. There is no logical reason to believe in God. There are emotional reasons, certainly, but I cannot have faith that nothing is something simply because it would be reassuring. I can no more believe in God than I can believe an invisible monkey lives in my ass; however, I would believe in both if they could be scientifically proven.
- Andrew Davidson, The Gargoyle

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