Meaning of “reassuring” in the English Dictionary

"reassuring" in English

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uk /ˌriː.əˈʃɔː.rɪŋ/ us /ˌriː.əˈʃʊr.ɪŋ/

C1 making you feel less worried:

He smiled at me in a reassuring way.

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adverb uk /ˌriː.əˈʃɔː.rɪŋ.li/ us /ˌriː.əˈʃʊr.ɪŋ.li/

"Don't worry," he said reassuringly. "Everything will be all right."

(Definition of “reassuring” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)