reassuring


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re·as·sure

 (rē′ə-sho͝or′)
tr.v. re·as·sured, re·as·sur·ing, re·as·sures
1. To restore confidence to: I felt reassured that I was up to the job.
2. To assure again: We reassured him that the project was on schedule.
3. To reinsure.

re′as·sur′ance n.
re′as·sur′ing·ly adv.

reassuring

(ˌriːəˈʃʊərɪŋ)
adj
(of someone's words or actions) helping to make one feel less worried about something
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.reassuring - restoring confidence and relieving anxiety; "a very reassuring remark"
encouraging - giving courage or confidence or hope; "encouraging advances in medical research"
unreassuring, worrisome - not reassuring; tending to cause anxiety

reassuring

adjective encouraging, comforting, cheering, heartening, inspiriting She gave me some reassuring news.
Translations
konejšivýuklidňující
beroligendebetryggende
rauhoittava
umirujući
hughreystandi
安心させる
안심시켜 주는
uppmuntrande
ที่ให้ความมั่นใจ
làm yên lòng

reassuring

[ˈriːəˈʃʊərɪŋ] ADJ (= pacifying) → tranquilizador; (= encouraging) → alentador
to make reassuring noises (fig) → hacer comentarios tranquilizadores
it is reassuring to know that(me) tranquiliza saber que ..., es tranquilizador saber que ...

reassuring

[ˌriːəˈʃʊərɪŋ] adj [news, words, smile] → rassurant(e)

reassuring

adjberuhigend; they had been reassuring about the technical problemssie waren hinsichtlich der technischen Schwierigkeiten zuversichtlich gewesen, sie hatten sich beruhigend über die technischen Schwierigkeiten geäußert; it is reassuring to know that …es ist beruhigend zu wissen, dass …

reassuring

[ˌriːəˈʃʊərɪŋ] adjrassicurante

reassure

(riəˈʃuə) verb
to take away the doubts or fears of. The woman was worried about the dangers of taking aspirins, but her doctor reassured her.
ˌreasˈsurance noun
1. the process of reassuring or being reassured.
2. something said etc that makes a person feel reassured. She wants reassurance; Despite his reassurances, I'm still not happy.
ˌreasˈsuring adjective
the doctor's reassuring remarks.
ˌreasˈsuringly adverb

reassuring

مُطَمْئِن uklidňující betryggende beruhigend καθησυχαστικός tranquilizador rauhoittava rassurant umirujući rassicurante 安心させる 안심시켜 주는 geruststellend beroligende uspokajający tranquilizador обнадеживающий uppmuntrande ที่ให้ความมั่นใจ güven verici làm yên lòng 让人放心的
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He saw the old princess too, flushed and overwrought, with her gray curls in disorder, forcing herself to gulp down her tears, biting her lips; he saw Dolly too and the doctor, smoking fat cigarettes, and Lizaveta Petrovna with a firm, resolute, reassuring face, and the old prince walking up and down the hall with a frowning face.
With wine and food, the confidence of my own table, and the necessity of reassuring my wife, I grew by insensible degrees courageous and secure.
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Poor youth, she would come to the window if she were able, I am sure, to sign that the one little unkindness is long forgotten, to send you a reassuring smile till you and she meet again; and, if you are not to meet again, still to send you a reassuring, trembling smile.
He pressed her arm with an air of reassuring proprietorship.
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