verb (used with object), re·as·sured, re·as·sur·ing.
Examples from the Web for reassurance
Not only was the science bad, but the reassurance from a highly-regarded civil protection authority proved fatal for many.Madonna, Carla Bruni & Obama Abandoned Pledges To Rebuild L'Aquila After The Quake|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were alone and unarmed in hostile territory without even having the reassurance of radio communications.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As more come down with the flu, I suspect the reassurance will become more challenging.
At a time when the rest of their lives were in no small upheaval, this result was a reassurance.
But the re-run, in a world of change and after a day of busy-ness and perhaps upset, is an anchor, a reassurance.Thank You for Being a Friend: Why TV Re-runs Never Grow Old|Tim Teeman|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She had broken off to thump his shoulder in reassurance, to cling more abjectly.The Wrong Twin|Harry Leon Wilson
He quieted her cluckings with a word of reassurance, and went himself to open.Captain Blood|Rafael Sabatini
Roscoe looked up at the sky and back at Tom, and perhaps he found a kind of reassurance in93 that stolid face.Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Halfway across he looked back at Athalie in a pleasant, questioning manner; and she nodded her reassurance with a smile.Athalie|Robert W. Chambers
Larry caught her hand under the table and gave it a little pressure of reassurance.A Texas Ranger|William MacLeod Raine