What is the opposite of frightening?

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Adjective
Opposite of causing, or capable of causing, fear
“Anna placed a comforting, motherly hand on her shoulder, making her look up.”
Adjective
Opposite of causing fear or terror
Adjective
Opposite of frightening, especially in appearance
Adjective
Opposite of causing fear or terror
Adjective
Opposite of sinister or ghostly in a way that causes fear and unease
Adjective
Opposite of inspiring fear or awe through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
“Offering her an encouraging smile, he hurried over to a large man with white hair, and a wiry grey moustache.”
Adjective
Opposite of disturbing in nature due to references to death or dying
“The artist focuses on bright and colorful subjects that are appealing to the senses.”
Adjective
Opposite of extremely disagreeable or shocking
Adjective
Opposite of having or displaying a violent or ferocious aggressiveness
“They were gentle people who went quietly about their lives, always willing and glad to be able to lend a helping hand to neighbors and friends.”
Adjective
Opposite of extremely bad or serious
“Mark sustained a minor injury to his arm as he was attempting to catch a high ball.”
Adjective
Opposite of having the ugly or frightening appearance of a monster
Adjective
Opposite of focusing on the unpleasant aspects of life
“This book addresses many lighthearted aspects of society that are commonly observed in our daily lives.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to cause to feel alarm or fright
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