providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief (`comfy' is informal)
"comfortable clothes"; "comfortable suburban houses"; "made himself comfortable in an armchair"; "the antihistamine made her feel more comfortable"; "are you comfortable?"; "feeling comfy now?"
free from stress or conducive to mental ease; having or affording peace of mind
"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"
more than adequate
"the home team had a comfortable lead"
sufficient to provide comfort
"a comfortable salary"
comfortable, easy, prosperous, well-fixed, well-heeled, well-off, well-situated, well-to-do(adj)
in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich
"they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards"; "easy living"; "a prosperous family"; "his family is well-situated financially"; "well-to-do members of the community"
Comforting, providing comfort; consolatory.
Amply sufficient, satisfactory.
Providing comfort and ease; agreeable.
This is the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in.
In a state of comfort and content.
I'll be quite comfortable here, what a great guestroom!
strong; vigorous; valiant
affording or imparting comfort or consolation; able to comfort; cheering; as, a comfortable hope
in a condition of comfort; having comforts; not suffering or anxious; hence, contented; cheerful; as, to lead a comfortable life
free, or comparatively free, from pain or distress; -- used of a sick person
a stuffed or quilted coverlet for a bed; a comforter; a comfort
Origin: [OF. confortable.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'comfortable' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2637
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'comfortable' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2404
Rank popularity for the word 'comfortable' in Adjectives Frequency: #340
The numerical value of comfortable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of comfortable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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Translations for comfortable
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- مريح, وثير, مرتاحArabic
- удобен, комфортен, уютенBulgarian
- còmodeCatalan, Valencian
- cysurus, cyfforddusWelsh
- komfortabel, gemütlich, bequem, kommod, behaglichGerman
- turvallinen, mukavaFinnish
- socair, socrach, cofhurtail, sòlasachScottish Gaelic
- confortevole, comodoItalian
- 快適, 気楽, 安楽Japanese
- ērts, komfortablsLatvian
- tangatanga, hāneanea, āhuruMāori
- gemakkelijk, comfortabelDutch
- комфортабельный, удобный, уютныйRussian
- komfortabel, behaglig, bekväm, skönSwedish
- آرام دہUrdu
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