soother


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soothe

 (so͞oth)
v. soothed, sooth·ing, soothes
v.tr.
1. To calm or placate (a person, for example).
2. To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
v.intr.
To bring comfort, composure, or relief.

[Middle English sothen, to verify, from Old English sōthian, from sōth, true; see es- in Indo-European roots.]

sooth′er n.
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TO THE COMPANION OF MY IDLE HOURS, THE SOOTHER OF MY SORROWS, THE CONFIDANT OF MY JOYS AND HOPES--
I don't know what good he thought it would do me, for I had one of my own: but it was all he had to lend, poor fellow, except a sheet of letter-paper full of skeletons; and that he gave me at parting, as a soother of my sorrows and a contribution to my peace of mind.
Sow fallow land when the soil is still getting light: fallow land is a defender from harm and a soother of children.
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[USPRwire, Mon Oct 29 2018] Sleep soother helps newborn children sleep well every night.
In this grim and tiring scenario, any favourable voice from anywhere acts as a soother which cements our resolve and commitment to continue fighting for our long cherished goal of freedom," the statement said.
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Info and reservations at Pinecliffsresidencesuites.com SKIN SOOTHER Aloe vera is one of the most soothing things you can put on your skin, and you'll find it in The Sanctuary Spa's new Cooling Sorbet, PS7.
La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water, PS7, feelunique.com THIS is more of a soother and cooler for skin but it says it can be used to set make-up, something I have never done before.