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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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