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comforting

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  • adjcheering
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Synonyms for comforting

adj cheering
  • encouraging
  • reassuring
  • refreshing
  • soothing
  • abating
  • allaying
  • alleviating
  • assuaging
  • consoling
  • curing
  • freeing
  • inspiriting
  • invigorating
  • lightening
  • mitigating
  • relieving
  • remedying
  • restoring
  • revitalizing
  • revivifying
  • softening
  • solacing
  • succoring
  • sustaining
  • tranquilizing
  • upholding
  • warming
  • analeptic
  • consolatory
  • health-giving
  • heart-warming

Antonyms for comforting

  • aggravating
  • depressing
  • dispiriting
  • distressing
  • disturbing
  • irritating
  • upsetting
  • worrying
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More words related to comforting

cheering

adjective. encouraging
  • auspicious
  • bright
  • comforting
  • heartening
  • hopeful
  • promising
  • propitious

condolatory

adjective. pitying
  • comforting
  • compassionate
  • sympathetic
  • sympathizing
  • understanding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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