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English definition of “comfortable”


adjective     /ˈkʌmftəbl/
NOT CAUSING PAIN A2 Comfortable furniture , clothes , rooms , etc make you feel relaxed and do not cause any pain : comfortable shoes We had a comfortable journey .Comfortable and uncomfortable
PERSON B1 If you are comfortable, you are relaxed and have no pain : Make yourself comfortable while I fetch you a drink . I don't feel comfortable in high heels . → Opposite uncomfortableComfortable and uncomfortable
WITHOUT WORRIES B2 If you are comfortable in a situation , you do not have any worries about it: I don't feel comfortable about leaving the children here alone .Calm and relaxed
MONEY having enough money for everything that you need: a comfortable retirement Wealthiness and wealthy
WIN If you win a game or competition by a comfortable amount , you win easily : a comfortable lead / victory Winning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
comfortably adverb
(Definition of comfortable adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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