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1. comfort

noun. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] a feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment.

Synonyms

  • consolation
  • relief
  • pleasure
  • assuagement
  • solace
  • pleasance
  • solacement

Antonyms

  • loud
  • noisy
  • audible
  • sound

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Comfort Food

  • misconstrued
  • yongchaiyudh
  • construed
  • protrude
  • preclude
  • extrude
  • exclude
  • conclude
  • ballyhooed
  • unglued
  • subdued
  • shampooed
  • seclude
  • reviewed
  • obtrude
  • nonfood
  • maksoud
  • intrude
  • include
  • imbued
  • eschewed
  • debuted
  • tattooed
  • spewed
  • skewed
  • screwed
  • renewed
  • pursued
  • masoud
  • masood

Sentences with comfort-food


1. Noun Phrase
Creamy rice pudding, a simple, home-style dish, is a local comfort food.

2. Noun Phrase
A top round roast is the perfect comfort food.

2. comfort

noun. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain.

Synonyms

  • uncomfortable
  • comfortable
  • relief
  • condition
  • snugness
  • solace
  • coziness
  • convenience
  • ease
  • solacement
  • comfortableness
  • status
  • comfy

Antonyms

  • discomfort
  • uncomfortable
  • agitated
  • stormy

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

3. comfort

noun. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction.

Synonyms

  • ministration
  • succour
  • relief
  • solace
  • succor

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • irritate
  • restrict
  • enforce

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

4. comfort

verb. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] give moral or emotional strength to.

Synonyms

  • console
  • relieve
  • quiet
  • tranquillise
  • tranquillize
  • lull
  • allay
  • solace
  • soothe
  • tranquilize
  • quieten
  • calm down
  • still
  • calm

Antonyms

  • destabilise
  • easy
  • poor
  • uneasy

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

5. comfort

verb. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] lessen pain or discomfort; alleviate.

Synonyms

  • relieve
  • alleviate
  • assuage
  • ease

Antonyms

  • running
  • sparkling
  • discomposed
  • destabilize

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

6. comfort

noun. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] assistance, such as that provided to an enemy or to a known criminal.

Synonyms

  • aid
  • assist
  • assistance

Antonyms

  • difficult
  • difficulty
  • effortfulness
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

7. comfort

noun. ['ˈkʌmfɝt'] satisfaction or physical well-being provided by a person or thing.

Synonyms

  • gratification

Antonyms

  • wild
  • unquiet

Etymology

  • conforter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • confortare (Latin)

8. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • nutrient
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment.

Synonyms

  • junk food
  • fresh foods
  • baked goods
  • coconut meat
  • pasta
  • slop
  • breakfast food
  • loaf
  • leftovers
  • nutrient
  • dika bread
  • meat
  • green groceries
  • fish
  • yogurt
  • solid food
  • convenience food
  • solid
  • butter
  • green goods
  • health food
  • chocolate
  • yoghourt
  • cheese
  • seafood
  • produce
  • yoghurt
  • alimentary paste
  • coconut
  • fresh food

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • soft water
  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking.

Synonyms

  • pabulum
  • mental object
  • intellectual nourishment
  • cognitive content
  • food for thought

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • abstain

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))
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