Definition of soothing adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈsuːðɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsuːðɪŋ//
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  1. 1that makes somebody who is anxious, upset, etc. feel calmer a soothing voice
  2. 2that makes a tense (3) or painful part of your body feel more comfortable a soothing lotion