take comfort in (something)

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take comfort in (something)

To be soothed or calmed by something. I know this trial has been tremendously hard on you, but take comfort in the fact that the man responsible is now behind bars forever. When things get tough, I take comfort in the company of my closest friends.
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And if that's a bit of a mouthful for most children, they can take comfort in knowing its synonyms: Retro, re-release and repetitive.