Reassuring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriəˈʃʊrɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word reassuring
Brit.  |ˌriːəˈʃɔːrɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word reassuring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to reassure

adjective

- restoring confidence and relieving anxiety

a very reassuring remark

Examples

It's reassuring to know that problems are rare.

His friendly smile was reassuring.

...the reassuring abidance of their friendship through times both good and bad...

...listened to the reassuring purr of the car engine...

The two men who called at the house were well-spoken and had a reassuring manner.

She was cocooned in a reassuring network of friends and relatives.

trying to sound offhanded and reassuring

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