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See definition of restoring on Dictionary.com
  • as incomforting
  • as ingrateful
  • as inrefreshing
  • as inreturn
  • as inreturning

synonyms for restoring

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

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  • aggravating
  • depressing
  • dispiriting
  • distressing
  • disturbing
  • irritating
  • upsetting
  • worrying
  • bad
  • disagreeable
  • abusive
  • heedless
  • mean
  • rude
  • thankless
  • unappreciative
  • ungrateful
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    How to use restoring in a sentence

    Turn not away thy face from thy neighbour, and of taking away a portion and not restoring.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    "All right," said Dan, biting off a big chew from the plug he was holding, and restoring the rest to his pocket.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    It is a very simple plan, and will be perfectly tight; it is by restoring an equilibrium on both sides of the piston.
    LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
    Dorothy was deeply moved, but was only too glad to be the means of restoring peace to the belligerents she had left.
    THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
    I have no hesitation in restoring the reading, which must have been 'God it kepe and were,' or something very near it.
    CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
    But during the retreat he led the van and did yeoman service in restoring order among the disheartened troops.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    The room grew cool in the night air; but Ruth dared not rouse him from what appeared to be sound, restoring slumber.
    RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL
    The expense of restoring peace was likely to be greater than any private interest could warrant.
    IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
    The fascination of one whom I had sometimes met in our village gatherings, seemed to be restoring me to myself.
    PAPERS FROM OVERLOOK-HOUSECASPER ALMORE
    Join ease and an ornament, by a vowel, and make recovering—thus: rest-o-ring (restoring).
    ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
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