comfort (v.)
assist, help, give aid to
KL III.v.19[Edmund to himself, of Gloucester] If I find him comforting the King
Tit II.iii.209[Martius to Quintus] Why dost not comfort me and help me out / From this unhallowed and blood-stained hole?
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