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  Definition of Comforter
  1. device used for an infant to suck or bite on
  2. bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together
  3. a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies; "a reliever of anxiety"; "an allayer of fears"
  4. commiserates with someone who has had misfortune
Similar Words: pacifier, baby's dummy, teething ring, quilt, puff, reliever, allayer, sympathizer, sympathiser

 

Hyponyms: eiderdown, duvet, continental quilt, patchwork, patchwork quilt, Job's comforter

 

Derivational Morphology: pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle, comfort, ease, quilt, soothe, console, solace, still, allay, relieve, commiserate, sympathize, sympathise

 

 
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