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Entry Word: soothe
Function: verb
Text: 1 to ease the grief or distress of <there seemed no words sufficient to soothe the bereaved parents> -- see COMFORT 1
2 to free from distress or disturbance <soothed the baby with a bottle> -- see CALM 1
3 to make more bearable or less severe <hot tea with honey will soothe a sore throat> -- see HELP 2