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creature comforts

plural noun
things that contribute to bodily comfort and ease, as food, warmth, a comfortable bed, hot water for bathing, etc.
Origin of creature comforts
1650-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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creature comforts

plural noun
material things or luxuries that help to provide for one's bodily comfort
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creature comforts definition

The basic physical things that make life pleasant — good food, warm clothing, etc.: “The poor frequently lack the creature comforts the rest of us take for granted.”

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