soothe

US [suð]
UK [suːð]
  • v.抚慰;安慰;减轻;劝慰
  • Web缓和;使平静;安抚
Simple Present:soothes  Present Participle:soothing  Past Tense:soothed  
soothe
v.
1.
~ sb
安慰;抚慰;劝慰to make sb who is anxious, upset, etc. feel calmer
The music soothed her for a while.
音乐让她稍微安静了一会儿。
2.
~ sth
减轻,缓解,缓和(身体某部位的紧张或疼痛)to make a tense or painful part of your body feel more comfortable
This should soothe the pain.
这个应该能缓解疼痛。
Take a warm bath to soothe tense, tired muscles.
洗个热水澡,让紧张疲劳的肌肉放松一下。

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