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adjective com·fy \ˈkəm(p)-fē\

Simple Definition of comfy

  • : physically comfortable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of comfy

comfiercomfiest

  1. :  comfortable <a comfy sofa> <a comfy routine>

Examples of comfy in a sentence

  1. <couldn't wait to return home and sleep in his own comfy bed>

  2. <customers are not likely to get too comfy in the restaurant's unforgiving chairs>



Origin of comfy

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1829


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