comfy

adjective
com·​fy | \ ˈkəm(p)-fē How to pronounce comfy (audio) \
comfier; comfiest

Definition of comfy

: comfortable a comfy sofa a comfy routine

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Examples of comfy in a Sentence

couldn't wait to return home and sleep in his own comfy bed customers are not likely to get too comfy in the restaurant's unforgiving chairs
Recent Examples on the Web These waffle sets by Donni are comfy and come in a variety of colors; turn it up or tone it down. Los Angeles Times, 28 Apr. 2022 Up front, there's a set of aftermarket racing seats that look comfy and supportive. Eric Stafford, Car and Driver, 27 Apr. 2022 Now in his 50s and residing on the island of Öland, Stutterheim increasingly values things that are comfy and casual. Vogue, 13 Apr. 2022 Several comfy shoes made the list, too, including a close lookalike of Hollywood's go-to sandal and supportive sneakers like this colorful pair from Umyogo. Lindsey Greenfeld, PEOPLE.com, 22 Apr. 2022 Disney fans can keep their feet comfy during their next park adventure. Danielle Directo-meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 21 Apr. 2022 Those who are planning a vacation can take advantage of even more Cyber Monday sales with amazing deals on luggage, comfy shoes to make airport travel a bit easier, and more. Alison Fox, Travel + Leisure, 29 Nov. 2021 Clark State Forest and Clifty Falls are less than an hour's drive northeast of downtown Louisville and are well worth packing a lunch and a pair of comfy walking shoes. Paul Cappiello, The Courier-Journal, 15 Sep. 2021 These comfy shoes come in a wide range of trendy styles and colors, with versions available for both and women. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of comfy

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for comfy

comf(ortable) + -y entry 1

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Last Updated

22 May 2022

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“Comfy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comfy. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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