Comfort and Help


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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

Help is a synonym for comfort in assistance topic. In some cases you can use "Help" instead the word "Comfort" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like consolation, relief, make to feel better.
Nearby Words: comfortable, comforting, comforted, comfortless, comfortably
Synonyms for Comfort


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Help verb – To provide (someone) with what is useful or necessary to achieve an end.
Usage example: offered to help her widowed father when he moved into an apartment

Comfort is a synonym for help in benefit topic. You can use "Comfort" instead the word "Help" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as assistance, relief.
Nearby Words: helpful, helped, helpless, helper, helping
Synonyms for Help

How words are described

emotional emotional comfort emotional help
human human comfort human help
good good comfort good help
physical physical comfort physical help
Other adjectives: best, better, real, constant, great, little, personal, new, mental, psychological, general, possible, less, significant, financial.

Common collocations

person comfort person help person
girl comfort girl help girl
friend comfort friend help friend
man comfort man help man
Other nouns: woman, people, children, someone, mother, kid, father, brother, son, daughter, friends, victims.

Both words in one sentence

  • It gets sinister when he whistles it while slowly approaching a dying Viv James, refusing to call for help or comfort Viv.
  • Also, he has a loving and supportive relationship with his concubine Chani, while Irulan has precisely no one to help and comfort her.
  • Music / Jacques Brel A Friend in Need: A lot of Brel's songs deal with strong male friendships and how he wants to help and comfort them thru bad times.
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