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Now, however, the young man had regained some measure of reassurance.

He quieted her cluckings with a word of reassurance, and went himself to open.

Her eyes smiled into mine with a reassurance that was like balm.

His paleness shook her, and she raised a hand of reassurance.

He was supposed to take the piece of grim humour as a reassurance.

He stared at Nehmon, seeking in the old man's face some answer, some reassurance.

There was a distinct note of reassurance and hopefulness in the air.

The reassurance on that point had set him fairly at his ease.

But there was a kind of reassurance in such hearty skepticism.

But then it was as if he found at a stroke both his own reassurance and his daughter's.

WORD ORIGIN

also re-assurance, 1610s, from reassure + -ance.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.