Nonplus and Soothe


Nonplus verb - To throw into a state of self-conscious distress.
Usage example: I was nonplussed by his openly expressed admiration of me

Soothe is an antonym for nonplus in confuse topic.

Nearby Words: nonplused, nonplusing


Soothe verb - To ease the grief or distress of.

Nonplus is an antonym for soothe.

Nearby Words: soothing, soother, sooth, soothingly
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