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reassure

verb [T] uk   /ˌriː.əˈʃɔːr/ us    /-ˈʃʊr/
C1 to comfort someone and stop them from worrying: [+ to infinitive] I was nervous on my first day at college, but I was reassured to see some friendly faces. [+ (that)] He reassured me (that) my cheque would arrive soon.
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