What is the opposite of hurt?

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Verb
(of a bodily part) Opposite for to suffer pain
“My wound eventually heal completely after a week.”
Verb
Opposite for to cause emotional distress to someone
“Her inspiring comments on social media would please a great many people who read them.”
Verb
Opposite for to cause pain through mistreatment
“Children should be able to look to their parents to protect them during times of distress.”
Verb
Opposite for to be detrimental to
“Some skeptics have surprisingly suggested that global warming could actually benefit society and the economy.”
Verb
Opposite for to be detrimental to
“We now have all of the tools and equipment required to renovate our kitchen.”
Adjective
Opposite for in physical pain
“Ted's sore back was finally healed after a couple of months.”
Adjective
Opposite for in emotional pain
“He was pleased after hearing the happy news of his uncle's full recovery from illness.”
Adjective
Opposite for in pain or suffering due to maltreatment
“Her loving parents had ensured she was always protected and safe from harm.”
Adjective
Opposite for angry or resentful
“Sara tried to remain calm despite reporters constantly asking her some very tough questions.”
Noun
Opposite for physical pain or injury
“The medical team arrived to provide Jeff with some relief for his injuries.”
Noun
Opposite for emotional pain or distress
“Kevin's thoughtful remarks would give joy to large sections of the community.”
Noun
Opposite for an event or action that causes pain or suffering
“His success had caused him to become complacent.”
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