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Not surprisingly, many of these new collections focus on simple, comforting dishes that don’t require pricey cooking equipment or esoteric ingredients to make.
THE JOY OF COOKING OTHER PEOPLE’S ‘SECRET FAMILY RECIPES’AMY MCCARTHYSEPTEMBER 11, 2020EATER
Her unblinking and sympathetic look at the diverse ways humans come to their final resting places is an oddly comforting reminder of what a compassionate burial can do for the living.
EVERYTHING OUR EDITORS LOVED IN AUGUSTTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
That’s the key question, and it’s comforting to know that researchers are making progress.
THE ANONYMOUS CULTURE COPS OF THE INTERNET - FACTS SO ROMANTICJESSE SINGALAUGUST 12, 2020NAUTILUS
There are also some comforting numbers as the effects of the pandemic are different depending on a business niche.
DIGITAL MARKETING DURING COVID-19 TIMES: DATA-DRIVEN INSIGHTSEUGENE LATAJUNE 10, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
It’s very comforting to think that one person can make things great or terrible.
DOES THE PRESIDENT MATTER AS MUCH AS YOU THINK? (EP. 404)STEPHEN J. DUBNERFEBRUARY 6, 2020FREAKONOMICS
I rather fear, major, that your method of comforting me is not what the missionary would call orthodox.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
That thou mayest bear thy shame, and mayest be confounded in all that thou hast done, comforting them.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
All believers may not enjoy this blessing; few may attain to it in any comforting or satisfactory measure; yet it is attainable.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
One glance up into the sky over the trees in the Park helped her more than any human comforting.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
When, by way of comforting Jaffery, I criticised Doria's outburst, he fell upon me as though about to devour me alive.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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WORDS RELATED TO COMFORTING

  • affectionate
  • benevolent
  • benign
  • caring
  • comforting
  • devoted
  • fatherly
  • fond
  • forbearing
  • gentle
  • indulgent
  • kind
  • loving
  • maternal
  • matriarchal
  • motherly
  • paternal
  • patriarchal
  • protective
  • supportive
  • tender
  • warm
  • watchful
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