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Russian translation of “soothe”

soothe

verb [T]     /suːð/
MAKE LESS PAINFUL to make something feel less painful
облегчать боль
I had a long, hot bath to soothe my aching muscles.Making things betterBecoming better
MAKE CALM to make someone feel calm or less worried
успокаивать
to soothe a crying babyCalming and relaxingMaking things betterBecoming better
soothing adjective making you feel calm or in less pain
успокаивающий
soothing music a soothing effect/voice Calming and relaxing
(Definition of soothe verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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