English adjective: comfortable
|1.||comfortable providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief (`comfy' is informal)|
Comfortable suburban houses.
Made himself comfortable in an armchair.
The antihistamine made her feel more comfortable.
Are you comfortable?.
Feeling comfy now?.
|Similar||cosy, cozy, easy, homelike, homely, homey, homy, snug, soothing|
|2.||comfortable free from stress or conducive to mental ease; having or affording peace of mind|
|Samples||Was settled in a comfortable job, one for which he was well prepared.|
The comfortable thought that nothing could go wrong.
Was comfortable in his religious beliefs.
She's a comfortable person to be with.
She felt comfortable with her fiance's parents.
|3.||comfortable more than adequate|
|Samples||The home team had a comfortable lead.|
|4.||comfortable sufficient to provide comfort|
|Samples||A comfortable salary.|
|5.||comfortable in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich|
|Samples||They were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards.|
A prosperous family.
His family is well-situated financially.
Well-to-do members of the community.
|Synonyms||easy, prosperous, well-fixed, well-heeled, well-off, well-situated, well-to-do|