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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Affording consolation or solace; Providing freedom from worry.

Usage examples (38)
  • Let me get out; you don't know how much wiser we women are in comforting than you men.
  • One of things people will probably find most comforting is their proudly displayed “Golden Apple Award”.
  • Indeed, we saw it happening from the first trailer which was itself a studied exercise in comforting the confused and afraid fans.
  • Understanding the cause of the damage, while comforting, is not really useful at all to being a happier and more productive person. for more
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