soothingly


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sooth·ing

 (so͞o′thĭng)
adj.
Tending to soothe.

sooth′ing·ly adv.
sooth′ing·ness n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.soothingly - in a soothing manner; "the mother talked soothingly to her child"
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Translations
مُهَدِّئا
konejšivě
beroligendedulmende
csillapítóanenyhítõennyugtatóan
á sefandi hátt
spokojujúco
yatıştırıcı şekilde

soothingly

[ˈsuːðɪŋlɪ] ADV [speak, say, whisper, murmur] → en tono tranquilizador
the old house was soothingly familiarla familiaridad de la vieja casa tenía un efecto relajante
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

soothingly

[ˈsuːðɪŋli] adv [say] → d'un ton apaisant
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

soothingly

adv say, whisperberuhigend, besänftigend; she rubbed his bruised arm soothinglysie rieb ihm den Arm, um den Schmerz zu lindern; the old house was soothingly familiardas alte Haus war auf beruhigende Weise vertraut
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

soothingly

[ˈsuːðɪŋlɪ] adv (speak) → con tono rassicurante; (stroke, caress) → in modo rassicurante
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

soothe

(suːð) verb
1. to calm, comfort or quieten (a person, his feelings etc). She was so upset that it took half an hour to soothe her.
2. to ease (pain etc). The medicine soothed the child's toothache.
ˈsoothing adjective
ˈsoothingly adverb
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
"Come, come, my wench," said her father, soothingly, putting his arm round her, "never mind; you was i' the right to cut it off if it plagued you; give over crying; father'll take your part."
Don't worry," answered the Scarecrow soothingly; "if you'll keep quiet long enough for me to think, I'll try to find some way for us all to escape."
There!" said Vronsky, going up to the mare and speaking soothingly to her.
Mary's hand went out soothingly to his, completing his break-down.
"Don't cry, mon bebe, mon bebe, mon Cheri!" the woman spoke soothingly as she covered the ground with long strides.
"Foolish woman!" responded the physician, half coldly, half soothingly. "What should ail me to harm this misbegotten and miserable babe?
Now, my dear Lucie," drawing his arm soothingly round her waist, "I hear them moving in the next room, and Miss Pross and I, as two formal folks of business, are anxious not to lose the final opportunity of saying something to you that you wish to hear.
However, he spoke soothingly to the animal who squatted at the Russian's side looking first at one and then another of the sailors.
He glared with insolent command at his friend, but the latter answered soothingly. "Well, well, come now, an' git some grub," he said.
"You're right, my dear," the Vice-Warden soothingly I replied.
"Don't worry," Dorothy murmured, soothingly, "I'll not let the kitten hurt you."
"Never mind," Ojo said soothingly; "it is a great talent to be able to flash fire from your eyes.