Comfort in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Comfort

(transitive) To relieve the distress or suffering of; to provide comfort to. | (transitive) To make comfortable. (Can we add an example for this sense?) | (obsolete) To make strong; to invigorate; to fortify; to corroborate.

Short Example Sentences for Comfort

  • 1. Some comfort in that! 🔊
  • 2. He is my only comfort in my sorrows. 🔊
  • 3. Thus they returned comfort for tears. 🔊
  • 4. Ah, why will you attempt to comfort me? 🔊
  • 5. Night heard her, and went to comfort her. 🔊
  • 6. For once the thought of Nikolai was of no comfort to her. 🔊
  • 7. And poor Trevor himself had little comfort except with us. 🔊
  • 8. Davidson expected in his heart to have some comfort out of him. 🔊
  • 9. Once she held out her hand and seemed to find comfort in his clasp. 🔊
  • 10. Oh, how my comfort is reviv'd by that! 🔊
  • 11. Then, what an air of comfort there was about the whole place. 🔊
  • 12. Cossack tried in vain to comfort it by leaping upon it and licking its face. 🔊
  • 13. Her standards, if she could be said to have any, were comfort and discomfort. 🔊
  • 14. She turned quickly towards him, eager for the comfort of his extended arms. 🔊
  • 15. I lose, what's dearer yet, my comfort with them. 🔊
  • 16. Filled of Thy fulness with stores Of comfort and hope and compassion. 🔊
  • 17. And do I hold thee, my Antiphila, Thou only wish and comfort of my soul! 🔊
  • 18. Enrietter's morals were beyond me, but my own comfort was not. 🔊
  • 19. Do but agree with her, you'll have a girl To comfort your old age. 🔊

How to use Comfort in Sentences?

  • 1. Renewed happiness and comfort had invested her features with a sort of transparent brightness. 🔊
  • 2. It is no comfort to me that my death, if it occurs, will have no military importance. 🔊
  • 3. The moment the idea popped into my brain, it brought conviction and comfort with it. 🔊
  • 4. So Fulk had the one comfort of being with her when he was out of the sick room. 🔊
  • 5. Joan, always helpless in the face of uncontrolled emotion, made no effort to comfort her. 🔊
  • 6. This was the greater comfort because I had just then no time to make things better. 🔊
  • 7. Can counsel and give comfort to that grief, Which they themselves not feel. 🔊
  • 8. God comfort you and strengthen you; I feel for you as though you were my very own son. 🔊
  • 9. She had compassionated him in his troubles, and he had told her in what alone his hope of comfort lay. 🔊
  • 10. The shock seemed to have quite broken her, so that it was the mistress who had to comfort the servant. 🔊
  • 11. It seemed sort of cheery to nest down in comfort and safety while the big storm was blowing outside. 🔊
  • 12. The wish for greatness was forgotten in his sorrow, and even his little sweetheart failed to comfort him. 🔊
  • 13. To add to his troubles, he did not find that comfort and consolation in his matrimonial relations which he would fain have had. 🔊
  • 14. It was a comfort to think that she had died before sorrow and poverty came upon her child, and that all his great expectations were blasted. 🔊
  • 15. The red-haired young lady had sent her, and she became a mainstay of practical comfort to us during our visit. 🔊
  • 16. He did not say one word, but we knew it was all over with him, and that he could not have had one scrap of comfort or hope. 🔊