HyperDic: comforter

English > 4 senses of the word comforter:
NOUNperson comforter, sympathizer, sympathisercommiserates with someone who has had misfortune
person comforter, reliever, allayera person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies
artifactcomforter, quilt, comfort, puffbedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together
artifactcomforter, pacifier, baby's dummy, teething ringdevice used for an infant to suck or bite on
comforter > pronunciation
Soundskah'mferter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > comforter: 4 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningcommiserates with someone who has had misfortune.
Synonymssympathizer, sympathiser
NarrowerJob's comfortersomeone whose comfort is actually discouraging
BroadercommunicatorA person who communicates with others
Spanishsimpatizante
Catalansimpatitzant
Verbscomfortgive moral or emotional strength to
English > comforter: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies.
Synonymsreliever, allayer
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishallayer
Catalanallayer
Verbscomfortgive moral or emotional strength to
English > comforter: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaningbedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together.
Synonymsquilt, comfort, puff
Narrowereiderdown, duvet, continental quiltA soft quilt usually filled with the down / down of the eider
patchwork, patchwork quiltA quilt made by sewing patches of different materials together
Broaderbedclothes, bed clothing, beddingcoverings that are used on a bed
Spanishcolcha, edredón
Catalanedredó
Verbscomfortlessen pain or discomfort
English > comforter: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
Meaningdevice used for an infant to suck or bite on.
Synonymspacifier, baby's dummy, teething ring
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishchupete, chupo, chupón, tetina
Catalantetina, xumet
Verbscomfortlessen pain or discomfort

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