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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reassurancenoun

    the act of reassuring; restoring someone's confidence


  1. reassurancenoun

    the feeling of being reassured, of having confidence restored, of having apprehensions dispelled

  2. reassurancenoun

    the act of confirming someone's opinion or impression

  3. reassurancenoun



  1. reassurance

    Reassurance is the act of giving comfort or confidence to someone who is feeling anxious, worried, or insecure, by removing their doubts or fears about a situation. It often involves the expression of positive affirmation or validation, intended to alleviate their concerns or uncertainty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reassurancenoun

    assurance or confirmation renewed or repeated

  2. Reassurancenoun

    same as Reinsurance

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reassurance in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reassurance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of reassurance in a Sentence

  1. Erin Michos:

    Johns Hopkins Medicine provides some modest reassurance for the short-term, but the absence of a signal for cancer excess isn't really all that surprising to me, because it's just too soon for something like cancer, there hasn't been long enough follow-up to really see a signal. So while I'm reassured that they didn't find one, I don't think it means that patients are completely out of the woods.

  2. Ben Dattner:

    You’re not going to get any sort of positive support or encouragement or reassurance from a narcissistic boss.

  3. Maki Inoue-Choi:

    Our findings may provide reassurance to people who already drink tea every day, but we don't recommend making decisions about whether people start drinking tea or change how much they are drinking right now.

  4. Macan Nia:

    China opened this week (after the Lunar New Year holiday)and there wasn't any precipitous selling, so that gave reassurance to global investors, valuations were much more attractive than what they were at the beginning of the year and you have seen long-term investors strategically buy companies that they think have been thrown out with the bathwater.

  5. Laura Markham:

    The older child in the beginning tremendously needs reassurance that you’re still there for them and there’s some time that they don’t have to compete with the baby.

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