Embolden is a related term of comfort.
In lang=en terms the difference between embolden and comfort
is that embolden
is to encourage, inspire, or motivate while comfort
is to make comfortable.
As verbs the difference between embolden and comfort
is that embolden
is to render (someone) bolder or more courageous while comfort
is to relieve the distress or suffering of; to provide comfort to.
As a noun comfort is
To render (someone) bolder or more courageous.
To encourage, inspire, or motivate.
(typography) To format text in boldface.
* 2004 : Jason Whittaker, The Cyberspace Handbook , p216
- The tags indicate paragraphs breaks, and we have included some basic text formatting: for emphasis (typically italics), for underline and to embolden text.
* (typography) boldface
Something that offers comfort.
- Sleep in comfort with our new mattress.
A consolation; something relieving suffering or worry.
- the comforts of home
A cause of relief or satisfaction.
- We still have the spare tire? That's a comfort at least.
- The outcome of the peace negotiations in Moscow in 1940 was a heavy blow to the young nation, but in the same time a great comfort : at least the independency was preserved.
To relieve the distress or suffering of; to provide comfort to.
* Francis Bacon
- Rob comforted Aaron because he was lost and very sad.
To make comfortable. (rfex)
(obsolete) To make strong; to invigorate; to fortify; to corroborate.
- Light excelleth in comforting the spirits of men.
(obsolete) To assist or help; to aid.
- God's own testimony doth not a little comfort and confirm the same.
- I cannot help the noble chevalier: / God comfort him in this necessity!
* cold comfort
* comfort woman
* letter of comfort