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1. soothing

adjective. ['ˈsuːðɪŋ'] freeing from fear and anxiety.

Synonyms

  • reassuring

Antonyms

  • discouraging
  • discomfort

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Words that Rhyme with Soothing

  • smoothing

Example sentences of the word soothing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Play soothing music for your canine during the day on a stereo.

2. Adjective
Maybe you're struggling a little to pull yourself back to reality after an hour of the soothing treatment.

3. Noun, singular or mass
However, low-fat or fat-free yogurts have many of the same soothing properties as milk with less lactose.

Quotes containing the word soothing


1. What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
- Henri Matisse

2. We had a lavender kind of love, so soothing and smooth, and if I could bottle up what we had, you'd want it all over your body.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relationships with this best and truest friend of mankind that death's image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling.
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

2. soothing

adjective. ['ˈsuːðɪŋ'] affording physical relief.

Synonyms

  • comfy

Antonyms

  • poor
  • uneasy
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