pacifying (part of speech: verb)
relieving (part of speech: adjective)
silencing (part of speech: verb)
soothing (part of speech: adjective)
calming (part of speech: verb)
- Eugenie took delight in lulling her cousin's pain with the pretty childish joys of a new- born love. - "Eugenie Grandet", Honore de Balzac.
- The suffocating weakness that it brings to exhausted men, luring them to the sleep of death in her clinging soft embrace, lulling the will and conquering all desire for life- this was awfully upon him. - "Four Weird Tales", Algernon Blackwood.
- Wordsworth repeats the same thought almost in the same words: " A soft and lulling sound is heard Of streams inaudible by day." - "Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness", Henry van Dyke.