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as in reassurance
the giving of hope and strength in times of grief, distress, or suffering the comforting of the sick has always been regarded as one of the major acts of charity

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present participle of comfort

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“Comforting.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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