- A state of being relaxed and feeling no pain.
- usage: "he is a man who enjoys his comfort"; "she longed for the comfortableness of her armchair"
- synonyms: comfortableness
- A feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment.
- The act of consoling; giving relief in affliction.
- usage: "his presence was a consolation to her"
- A freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state.
- usage: "a life of luxury and ease"; "he had all the material comforts of this world"
- synonyms: ease
- Satisfaction or physical well-being provided by a person or thing.
- usage: "his friendship was a comfort"; "a padded chair was one of the room's few comforts"
- Bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together.
- Assistance, such as that provided to an enemy or to a known criminal.
- usage: "it gave comfort to the enemy"
WordNet 3.0 © 2006 by Princeton University
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