comfy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of comfortable with suffix -y.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʌm.fi/, [ˈkʰʌɱ.fi]
  • Hyphenation: com‧fy
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

comfy (comparative comfier, superlative comfiest)

  1. (informal) Comfortable.
    The robe and slippers were so warm and comfy she just fell asleep in her chair.
    • 1912, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Lost World[1]:
      "We're all gettin' a deal too soft and dull and comfy. Give me the great waste lands and the wide spaces, with a gun in my fist and somethin' to look for that's worth findin'."

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