Definition of comfort zone in English:

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comfort zone

Pronunciation: /ˈkəmfərt zōn/


A place or situation where one feels safe or at ease and without stress: times when we must act beyond our comfort zones if you stay within your comfort zone, you will never improve
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  • It feels like there aren't any great options that are within the comfort zone for both of us.
  • You encourage us to go beyond our comfort zone, to take the risk of change for the better, because we are worth it.
  • Reaching beyond the comfort zone can take a lot of coaxing and frustration.

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Syllabification: com·fort zone

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