As nouns the difference between satisfaction and comfort
is that satisfaction
is a fulfillment of a need or desire while comfort
is contentment, ease.
As a verb comfort is
(transitive): to relieve distress or suffering; to provide comfort
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A fulfillment of a need or desire.
The pleasure obtained by such fulfillment.
*(Henry David Thoreau) (1817-1862)
*:This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction .
*:Selwyn, sitting up rumpled and cross-legged on the floor, after having boloed Drina to everybody's exquisite satisfaction , looked around at the sudden rustle of skirts to catch a glimpse of a vanishing figure—a glimmer of ruddy hair and the white curve of a youthful face, half-buried in a muff.
The source of such gratification.
A reparation for an injury or loss.
A vindication for a wrong suffered.
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