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  1. soothernoun

    One who, or that which, soothes.

  2. soothernoun

    A plastic device that goes into a baby's mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby.

  3. sootherverb

    To soothe.

  4. sootheradjective

    comparative form of sooth : more sooth, truer.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Soothernoun

    A flatterer; one who gains by blandishments.

    Etymology: from sooth.

    I cannot flatter: I defy
    The tongues of soothers. William Shakespeare, Henry IV.


  1. soother

    A pacifier is a rubber, plastic, or silicone nipple substitute given to an infant to suckle upon between feedings to quiet its distress by satisfying the need to suck when it does not need to eat. Pacifiers normally have three parts: an elongated teat, a handle, and a mouth shield which prevents the child from swallowing or choking on it. Pacifiers have many different informal names: binky or wookie (American English), dummy (Australian English and British English), piece, paci, bo-bo, nookie, teething ring, device, sugar tit, teether, comforter, soother (Canadian English and Hiberno-English), and Dodie (Hiberno-English).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soothernoun

    one who, or that which, soothes

Anagrams for soother »

  1. reshoot

  2. re-shoot

  3. shooter

  4. hooters

  5. orthose

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soother in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soother in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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