Maddening and Soothing


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Maddening adjective – Causing annoyance.
Soothing is an antonym for maddening.
Nearby Words: maddened, maddeningly
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Soothing adjective – Tending to calm the emotions and relieve stress.
Usage example: the soothing music eventually put the entire yoga class in the proper mood

Maddening is an antonym for soothing.
Nearby Words: soothe, soothed, soother, sooth, soothingly
Antonyms for Soothing
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way maddening way soothing way
aura maddening aura soothing aura
singing maddening singing soothing singing
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Soothing or Maddening. 2016. Accessed November 26, 2020.

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