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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of restoring confidence.

Usage examples (35)
  • This reassurance is all the more important now that the old "verities" of the Cold War are gone.
  • He gave her what he hoped was an expression of reassurance.
  • The constant "reassurance" --- telling us not to worry, the republic is safe, no need to get excited, everything will be ok.
  • Laila waited for some kind of reassurance from him. for more
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