AskDefine | Define comforting

Dictionary Definition

comforting adj
1 providing freedom from worry [syn: cheering, satisfying]
2 affording comfort or solace [syn: consolatory, consoling]

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English

Adjective

  1. Giving comfort.
    Your comforting words help ease my mind.
    It's comforting to know that I've always got my Mum when things go wrong.

Translations

Verb

comforting
  1. present participle of comfort

Extensive Definition

Comfort may mean:
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See also

comforting in German: Comfort
comforting in Dutch: Comfort
comforting in Japanese: コンフォート
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