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assuasive (adj.)

"mitigating, soothing," 1708, probably from assume on model of persuasive, etc.

updated on February 23, 2017

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Definitions of assuasive from WordNet

assuasive (adj.)
freeing from fear and anxiety;
Synonyms: soothing
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