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soothe

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsoothesoothe /suːð/ ●○○ verb [transitive]  1 COMFORT/MAKE somebody FEEL BETTERto make someone feel calmer and less anxious, upset, or angry Lucy soothed the baby by rocking it in her arms. She made a cup of tea to soothe her nerves.2 REDUCE (also soothe something ↔ away) to make a pain become less severe, or slowly disappear I bought some lozenges to soothe my sore throat. Massage can gently soothe away your aches and pains.soothing adjective gentle, soothing musicsoothingly adverb→ See Verb table
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sootheHuman reasoning fails to explain or soothe.It's designed to protect and soothe even the most sensitive male skins and prices start at £2.45.Shelley wiped her forehead, and soothed her.When the baby cried, his mother soothed him by stroking his hot little head.A massage would soothe his aching muscles.Bring a snack to soothe hunger or a beverage.Next, hold the foot between both your hands for about a minute or two to soothe it.The man spoke quietly to the horse, soothing it.I can get some tea to soothe my throat, wrap my knee if it hurts.Lucia soothed the baby with soft words and smiles.Alcohol was the only thing she knew to soothe the pain of her divorce.Maybe a drink would help soothe your nerves.
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Verb table
soothe
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysoothe
he, she, itsoothes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysoothed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave soothed
he, she, ithas soothed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad soothed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill soothe
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have soothed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam soothing
he, she, itis soothing
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you, we, theyare soothing
Past
I, he, she, itwas soothing
you, we, theywere soothing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been soothing
he, she, ithas been soothing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been soothing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be soothing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been soothing
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