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Comfort

An important design objective in sustainable building. Designing for comfort aims to create a space that people enjoy; such qualitative, performance-based objectives are a hallmark of sustainable building.
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The house came to life in stages, as he--alone first and then with Cheryl's help later--added more and more creature comforts over time.
I, as your National Chaplain, believe in the power and comfort of prayer.
Doubletree hotels have made a $375 million investment to provide guests with even more of the true comforts of home-along with the functionality of a well-equipped office.
Meanings of comfort. Webster (1990) defined comfort in several ways: (a) to soothe in distress or sorrow; (b) relief from distress; (c) a person or thing that comforts; (d) a state of ease and quiet enjoyment, free from worry; (e) anything that makes life easy; and (f) the lessening of misery or grief by cheering, calming, or inspiring with hope.
This conflation of women with the comforts of home, a recurring element in Austen's fiction, provides the central crux of Mansfield Park, in which Mrs.
2 Corinthians 1 brings home this great truth: ``Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulations, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
Here in Isaiah is one of the classic metaphors for the Lord: "as a mother comforts her child, so I will comfort you; you shall be comforted in Jerusalem" (66:13).
The Comforts of Solitude is a severe, shadowy, and anomalous world of dancers created by choreographer Jean-Pierre Perreault.
Although part of the appeal of “roughing it” outdoors is doing without some of the comforts associated with home, a line can usually be drawn when it comes to sleeping in extraordinarily uncomfortable fashion.
2 Corinthians 1 brings home this great truth ``Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulations, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
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More's two masterpieces are the Tower works, A Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation and De Tristitia Christi (The Sadness of Christ).