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Comforting vs. Consoling

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  • Comforting (adjective)

    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."

  • Comforting (noun)

    The act of giving comfort.

  • Consoling (noun)

    The act by which somebody is consoled.

Wiktionary
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  • Comforting

    providing freedom from worry.

  • Comforting

    affording comfort or solace.

  • Consoling (adjective)

    Adapted to console or comfort; cheering; as, this is consoling news.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Comforting (adjective)

    providing freedom from worry

  • Comforting (adjective)

    affording comfort or solace

  • Consoling (adjective)

    affording comfort or solace

Princeton's WordNet
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