What does soothing mean?

Definitions for soothing
ˈsu ðɪŋsooth·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. soothing(adj)

    affording physical relief

    "a soothing ointment for her sunburn"

  2. assuasive, soothing(adj)

    freeing from fear and anxiety

Wiktionary

  1. soothing(Noun)

    The act by which somebody is soothed.

  2. soothing(Adjective)

    Tending to soothe.

    soothing music

  3. soothing(Adjective)

    Giving relief.

    a soothing ointment

  4. soothing(Adjective)

    Freeing from fear or anxiety.

    soothing words

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soothing

    of Soothe

  2. Soothing

    a. & n. from Soothe, v

Anagrams for soothing »

  1. hootings

  2. shooting

How to pronounce soothing?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say soothing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soothing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soothing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of soothing in a Sentence

  1. Kristina Hooper:

    You have a Fed that's less interested in being a soothing nanny.

  2. Whitney Bowe:

    Icing the area immediately following treatment is key--cold milk compresses are amazingly soothing, popping an Aleve or ibuprofen can decrease swelling and redness, but avoid Tylenol.If the redness lasts for longer than a few hours, be sure to tell your doctor so they can be more conservative with the settings at your next session.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Depression from loneliness in her there is something soothing and comforting in the feeling of romance, in the emptiness of feelings. Reality seems endless. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. Jerome K. Jerome:

    I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed.

  5. Yang Hai:

    The U.S. raising rates would trigger fresh fears of capital flight, so leaving the rates unchanged is positive, though mildly, regulators' softening stance in the clean-up of illegal margin financing is also market-soothing. The market had expected an end-September deadline, but obviously, it's not the case.

Images & Illustrations of soothing

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