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An example use of soothe in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… approach would soothe over the latest …”
Soothe means to calm or relieve pain or distress.
the word soothe occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that soothe can be often used in the following areas:
1) communication, information, and media;
2) people, society, and culture;