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Engelsk navneord: comfort

1. comfort (om tilstand) a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is a man who enjoys his comfort.
She longed for the comfortableness of her armchair.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comfortableness


Mindre specifikke termercondition, status


Mere specifikke termerconvenience, cosiness, coziness, ease, relief, snugness, solace, solacement


Kendetegnercomfortable, comfy, uncomfortable


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)discomfort, uncomfortableness

2. comfort (om fornemmelse) a feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment


Mindre specifikke termerpleasance, pleasure


Mere specifikke termeralleviation, assuagement, consolation, relief, solace, solacement

3. comfort (om handling) the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis presence was a consolation to her.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)consolation, solace


Mindre specifikke termerministration, relief, succor, succour

4. comfort (om tilstand) a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA life of luxury and ease.
He had all the material comforts of this world.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ease


Mindre specifikke termeraffluence, richness


Mere specifikke termerlap of luxury

5. comfort (om tilstand) satisfaction or physical well-being provided by a person or thing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis friendship was a comfort.
A padded chair was one of the room's few comforts.


Mindre specifikke termergratification, satisfaction

6. comfort (om genstand) bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comforter, puff, quilt


Mindre specifikke termerbed clothing, bedclothes, bedding


Mere specifikke termercontinental quilt, duvet, eiderdown, patchwork, patchwork quilt

7. comfort (om handling) assistance, such as that provided to an enemy or to a known criminal


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt gave comfort to the enemy.


Mindre specifikke termeraid, assist, assistance, help


Engelsk udsagnsord: comfort

1. comfort (om følelse) give moral or emotional strength to


Eksempler på anvendelseThe good news will comfort her


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)console, solace, soothe


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mere specifikke termerallay, calm, calm down, ease, lull, quiet, quieten, relieve, still, still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize

2. comfort (i anatomi) lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEase the pain in your legs.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ease


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termeralleviate, assuage, palliate, relieve









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