Comfort and Cheer


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Comfort noun – A feeling of ease from grief or trouble.
Usage example: the mourners found comfort in their pastor's words

Cheer is a synonym for comfort in feeling topic. In some cases you can use "Cheer" instead the word "Comfort" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like ease, encourage, calm, consolation. popular alternative
Nearby Words: comfortable, comforting, comforted, comfortless, comfortably
Synonyms for Comfort


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Cheer noun – A feeling of ease from grief or trouble.
Usage example: the visiting general had some words of cheer for each of the hospital's recuperating soldiers

Comfort is a synonym for cheer in hearten topic. You can use "Comfort" instead the word "Cheer" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as feeling, encourage, cheerfulness, happiness. popular alternative
Nearby Words: cheerful, cheerless, cheery, cheering, cheerfulness
Synonyms for Cheer

How words are described

human human comfort human cheer
good good comfort good cheer
endless endless comfort endless cheer
reasonable reasonable comfort reasonable cheer
Other adjectives: genuine, extreme, little, personal, general, final, less, mutual.

Common collocations

people comfort people cheer people
wife comfort wife cheer wife
harry comfort harry cheer harry
son comfort son cheer son
Other nouns: times, friends.
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