from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Providing physical comfort: a comfortable chair.
- adj. Free from stress or anxiety; at ease: not comfortable about the interview.
- adj. Producing feelings of ease or security: a comfortable person; a comfortable evening at home.
- adj. Sufficient to provide financial security: comfortable earnings.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A stuffed or quilted coverlet for a bed; a comforter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Strong; vigorous; valiant.
- adj. Serviceable; helpful.
- adj. Affording or imparting comfort or consolation; able to comfort; cheering.
- adj. In a condition of comfort; having comforts; not suffering or anxious; hence, contented; cheerful.
- adj. Free, or comparatively free, from pain or distress; -- used of a sick person.
- n. A stuffed or quilted coverlet for a bed; a comforter; a comfort.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Being in a state of ease or moderate enjoyment, as after sickness or pain; enjoying contentment and ease or repose.
- Cheerful; disposed to enjoyment.
- Attended with or producing comfort; free from or not causing disquiet of body or mind: as, to be in comfortable circumstances.
- Giving comfort; cheering; affording help, ease, or consolation; serviceable.
- Of things.
- Synonyms Pleasant, agreeable, grateful.
- n. A thickly wadded and quilted bedcover. Also comfort and comforter.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. free from stress or conducive to mental ease; having or affording peace of mind
- adj. more than adequate
- adj. providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief (`comfy' is informal)
- adj. in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich
- adj. sufficient to provide comfort
comfort + -able (Wiktionary)