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British English: /ˈkʌmf(ə)təb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkəmfərdəb(ə)l/
, /ˈkəmftərbəl/

Translation of comfortable in French:


  • 2 (relaxed)
    à l'aise
    to make oneself comfortable
    (in chair)
    s'installer confortablement
    (at ease)
    se mettre à son aise
    are you comfortable in that chair?
    est-ce que vous êtes bien dans cette chaise?
    she made everybody feel comfortable
    elle mettait tout le monde à l'aise
    the patient's condition is described as comfortable
    l'état du malade est jugé satisfaisant
    the patient had a comfortable night
    le malade a passé une bonne nuit
  • 4 (reassuring)
    (idea, thought, belief)
    (victory, majority, lead)
    to live at a comfortable distance from
    (far enough)
    habiter à bonne distance or assez loin de
  • 5 (happy) See examples: I don't feel comfortable doing
    ça m'embête (informal) de faire
    I would feel more comfortable about leaving if…
    je partirais plus volontiers si…

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