Synonyms of comforting in English:

comforting


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adjective

1‘Anne gave her a comforting hug’

SYNONYMS
consoling, consolatory, condoling, commiserative, sympathetic, understanding, compassionate, solicitous, gentle, tender, warm, protective, caring, loving
helpful, supportive, easing
reassuring, soothing, assuaging, calming, relieving, cheering, heartening, uplifting, encouraging
ANTONYMS

disquieting