comfortment

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

comfort +‎ -ment

NounEdit

comfortment (usually uncountable, plural comfortments)

  1. (obsolete) The act or process of administering comfort.
    The gentle comfortment and entertainment of the said embassador. — Hakluyt.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 20:06