What does comforting mean?

Definitions for comforting
com·fort·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word comforting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. comforting, cheering, satisfyingadjective

    providing freedom from worry

  2. comforting, consolatory, consolingadjective

    affording comfort or solace

Wiktionary

  1. comfortingadjective

    Giving comfort.

How to pronounce comforting?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of comforting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of comforting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of comforting in a Sentence

  1. Julia Saravia:

    It was comforting to see a high volume of police presence.

  2. Benjamin Watson:

    In speaking with these pastors I am in awe and inspired by their faith and courage, comforting their congregations and family members, through sadness and shock they spoke of forgiveness for the arsonist and grace for tomorrow. Most importantly they spoke of being overwhelmed by support from people of goodwill and all religions from around the country. And they were humbled by what God has already done through this series of events.

  3. Sherrod Brown:

    Donald Trump was comforting. Donald Trump did the right things and Melania did the right things. And it's Donald Trump job in part to comfort people. I'm glad Donald Trump did it in those hospital rooms.

  4. Yoshiaki Koizumi:

    No matter what worlds he takes on, Mario remains Mario. Maybe this is strange but I find that fact very comforting.

  5. Bertrand Russell:

    Every man, wherever he goes, is encompassed by a cloud of comforting convictions, which move with him like flies on a summer day.

Images & Illustrations of comforting

  1. comforting

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Translations for comforting

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  • consolador, reconfortanteSpanish
  • lohduttava, lohdullinenFinnish
  • rassurant, rassuranteFrench
  • geruststellende, troostende, geruststellend, troostendDutch

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