Part of speech:
Allay is defined as to settle or calm someone or something.
The definition of ameliorate is to improve or make better.
To make new or as if new again; make young, fresh, or strong again; bring back into good condition
To give life or energy to.
To operate or work (against)
To give new life to:
To return to use, currency, activity, or notice:
To create (a musical or literary work)
To cause (a group) to end a rebellion or other violent action.
Pleasantly fresh and different:
The definition of supportive is someone or something who provides emotional help and encouragement.
Of, relating to, or acting on the sympathetic nervous system:
To alleviate; assuage:
To comfort, cheer, or console, as in trouble or sorrow.
To share or understand the feelings or ideas of another
Support is defined as to provide comfort, encouragement or financial assistance to someone.
To give pleasure to, now specif., sexually
To lessen the pain or severity of without actually curing; alleviate; ease
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To make glad:
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
(Archaic) To belittle; minimize; disparage
To exasperate is defined as to cause someone to become greatly irritated or annoyed.
The definition of provoke is to push something to happen, or to annoy.
To distress, afflict, or plague
To annoy, harass, or tease
To worry or trouble, esp. with petty annoyances; harass, pester, etc.
To trouble is to cause pain, distress or worry.
To undermine, impede, or damage.
The definition of afflict is to cause great physical or mental pain or agony or to create for someone a curse to bear.
(Now regional) To make (someone) feel pity; to provoke the sympathy or compassion of. [from 16th c.]
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
Find another word for comforting. In this page you can discover 84 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for comforting, like: heartening, inspiriting, encouraging, consoling, warming, cheering, consolatory, enduring, assisting, allaying and aiding.