comfort zone

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of comfort zone

1 : the temperature range within which one is comfortable
2 : the level at which one functions with ease and familiarity

Examples of comfort zone in a Sentence

  1. He pushes the players to perform beyond their comfort zone.

  2. I need to expand my comfort zone and try new things.

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First Known Use of comfort zone

1923


COMFORT ZONE Defined for English Language Learners

comfort zone

noun

Definition of comfort zone for English Language Learners

  • : a place, situation, or level where someone feels confident and comfortable


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