"comforters" in the noun sense
1. sympathizer, sympathiser, comforter
a person who commiserates with someone who has had misfortune
2. reliever, allayer, comforter
a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies
"a reliever of anxiety"
"an allayer of fears"
3. quilt, comforter, comfort, puff
bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together
4. comforter, pacifier, baby's dummy, teething ring
device used for an infant to suck or bite on
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