from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. comparative form of sooth: more sooth, truer.
  • n. One who, or that which, soothes.
  • n. A plastic device that goes into a baby’s mouth, used to calm and quiet the baby.
  • v. To soothe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, soothes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which soothes; especially (in obsolete use), a flatterer.


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  • For AmE, use pacifier instead

    March 31, 2011