Comfortably - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkʌmftəbli|  American pronunciation of the word comfortably
Brit.  |ˈkʌmftəbli|  British pronunciation of the word comfortably
- in mental comfort; without stress
he works comfortably on three continents
- in physical comfort
she could have been lying comfortably in bed getting the same relief
- in financial comfort (syn: well)
she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died

Examples

The hotel is modern and comfortably furnished.

I was sitting comfortably in the lounge, reading a newspaper.

She earns enough money to live comfortably.

His family were comfortably off (=fairly rich).

Davis won comfortably, 9-1, 9-3, 9-2.

They were soon chatting comfortably with each other.

he works comfortably on three continents

she could have been lying comfortably in bed getting the same relief

she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died

He is resting comfortably after his ordeal.

...some mushrooms are comfortably comestible, but others are decidedly poisonous...

...a quondam oil baron now living comfortably in retirement...

He reclined his seat so that he could nap more comfortably.

My parents are not rich, but they're comfortably situated.

Nick was comfortably ensconced in front of the TV set.

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