verb (used with object), soothed, sooth·ing.
verb (used without object), soothed, sooth·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM soothesoother, nounself-soothed, adjectiveun·soothed, adjective
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An instant cold press will help soothe inflammation and exam gloves allow you to safely treat wounds.The best first aid kits for staying safe and prepared|PopSci Commerce Team|September 4, 2020|Popular Science
This sulfate-free and dye-free option contains coconut oil to soothe any aches and moisturize your hair.Scalp scrubs that banish scaly patches and build-up|PopSci Commerce Team|September 4, 2020|Popular Science
Just like a child often needs to be held to be soothed, adults often need human touch to be reassured.
Aline Zoldbrod, a Boston psychologist and sex therapist, says there are also tapping techniques, like a butterfly hug, people can perform on themselves to self-soothe.
Rather than fizzing at the bottom of the tub, these calming, soothing bath beads just sit there gently releasing oil and scent, moisturizing your skin and making you feel real fancy.This Weekend: You’ll Never Bathe the Same Way Again|Joshua Eferighe|August 21, 2020|Ozy
They were desperate, and all you could do was to soothe and calm; in every call you tried to get their story, to get them talking.Sex, Suicide, and Homework: The Secret World of the Telephone Hotline|Tim Teeman|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He did not speak words meant to soothe a “fundamentalist” audience.
“To get up and soothe is not my inclination,” says a defiant Romney.Inside ‘Mitt,’ Netflix’s All-Access Mitt Romney Documentary|Marlow Stern|January 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Working hard to turn heads and soothe nerves is Osmel Sousa.
Or just maybe the occasional pig-out does soothe the soul and make for a happier, healthier individual.CDC Researchers Find Lower Mortality Rates Among Overweight People|Kent Sepkowitz|January 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Gladly would they do anything in their power to soothe and encourage them.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Samuel|W. G. Blaikie
"You can do nothing, Corrie," said Henry, trying to soothe him.Gascoyne, The Sandal Wood Trader|R. M. Ballantyne
These verses from Scripture, repeated as they were by my aged grandmother had the effect to soothe my mind.Walter Harland|Harriet S. Caswell
But that didn't seem to soothe him any, and he quavered out he would be better where he was.Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas|Lloyd Osbourne
It was the voice of Hamish that sometimes had the power to soothe to quietness, if not to repose, the ever-moaning sufferer.Shenac's Work at Home|Margaret Murray Robertson