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comfort

 
Noun comfort has 4 senses
  1. comfort, comfortableness - a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain; "he is a man who enjoys his comfort"; "she longed for the comfortableness of her armchair"
    --1 is a kind of condition, status
    Antonyms: discomfort, uncomfortableness
    --1 has particulars:
     relief, ease; solace, solacement; coziness, cosiness, snugness; convenience
    Derived form: verb comfort2
  2. comfort - a feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment
    --2 is a kind of
    pleasure, pleasance
    --2 has particulars:
     consolation, solace, solacement; relief, alleviation, assuagement
  3. consolation, comfort, solace - the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction; "his presence was a consolation to her"
    --3 is a kind of relief, succor, succour, ministration
    Derived form: verb comfort1
  4. ease, comfort - a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state; "a life of luxury and ease"; "he had all the material comforts of this world"
    --4 is a kind of affluence, richness
    --4 has particulars: lap of luxury
Verb comfort has 2 senses
  1. comfort, soothe, console, solace - give moral or emotional strength to
    Derived forms: noun comfort3, noun comforter2, noun comforter1
    Sample sentence:
    The good news will comfort her
  2. comfort, ease - lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate; "ease the pain in your legs"
    --2 is one way to relieve, alleviate, palliate, assuage
    Derived forms: noun comfort1, noun comforter4, noun comforter3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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