Meaning of “soothe” in the English Dictionary

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sootheverb [ T ]

us /suð/

to cause someone to be less upset or angry, or to cause something to hurt less:

I picked up the crying child and tried to soothe her.
adjective us /ˈsu·ðɪŋ/

a soothing ointment for sunburn

(Definition of “soothe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)