comforts comforts  /ˈkəm fərts/

Definition(s):

  • (n) things that make you comfortable and at ease

News

  1. LATEST NEWS

    A firefighter comforts a distraught listener, as names of victims of gun violence are read, during the observance of the six month anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy.The Mayors Against Illegal Guns holds ceremonies in front of Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, Conn. Friday, June 14, 2013.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

  2. Mayors campaign against gun violence kicks off in Newtown

    A firefighter comforts a distraught listener, as names of victims of gun violence are read, during the observance of the six month anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy.The Mayors Against Illegal Guns holds ceremonies in front of Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, Conn. Friday, June 14, 2013.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The News-Times

  3. Canon residents welcomed to Pueblo

    Patty Axtell (right), a nurse at Valley View Health Care Center in Canon City, comforts Roxanne Harvey, a Valley View resident, Thursday at the Westwind Campus in Pueblo. Axtell lives in Cotopaxi and has been unable to return home since U.S. 50 closed because of the Royal Gorge Fire.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Pueblo Chieftain

Quotes

  1. "I fell in love with my country when I was a prisoner in someone else's. I loved it not just for the many comforts of life here. I loved it for its decency; for its faith in the wisdom, justice and goodness of its people," McCain said. "I...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  2. "I have enormous sympathy for the situation with the Iemma family and I have some understanding of the pain that they're going through," Mr Tripodi said. "If it comforts them to be able to bring out this version of events, then I'm happy to...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Joe Tripodi Source: The Canberra Times

  3. "I don't believe it is over indulgent in the comforts that are onboard," Mr Howard told Southern Cross Radio. "The fit out of the aircraft is very basic. We do use it for overseas trips and the sleeping conditions on the plane for my staff...
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: John Howard Source: NEWS.com.au

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