Comforting and Frightening


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Comforting adjective – Making one feel good inside.
Frightening is an antonym for comforting.
Nearby Words: comfort, comfortable, comforted, comfortably, comforter
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Frightening adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a truly frightening movie

Comforting is an antonym for frightening in fearsome topic.
Nearby Words: frighten, frightful, frightened, fright
Antonyms for Frightening
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person comforting person frightening person
people comforting people frightening people
part comforting part frightening part
vision comforting vision frightening vision
Other nouns: effect, moment, story, version.
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