Quick answer
"Comfort" is a noun which is often translated as "la comodidad", and "console" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "consolar". Learn more about the difference between "comfort" and "console" below.
comfort(
kuhm
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fuhrt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (well-being)
a. la comodidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There is nothing quite like the comfort of your own bed on a stormy night.No hay nada como la comodidad de tu propia cama en una noche de tormenta.
b. el confort
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
After a stressful week, I went to the spa for a weekend of comfort and relaxation.Tras una semana estresante, fui al spa para pasar un fin de semana de confort y relajación.
2. (convenience)
a. la comodidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The room is equipped with all the comforts of home.La habitación viene equipada con todas las comodidades de casa.
3. (solace)
a. el consuelo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The widow couldn't find any comfort for her grief.La viuda no encontraba consuelo de su dolor.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to give solace)
a. consolar
Mary hugged her friend in an attempt to comfort her after her loss.Mary abrazó a su amiga, intentando consolarla tras su pérdida.
b. confortar
We always donate toys to orphans at Christmas to comfort them.Siempre donamos juguetes a huérfanos para confortarlos durante la navidad.
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console
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to comfort)
a. consolar
Maria's brother was there to console her when her boyfriend left her.El hermano de María estuvo ahí para consolarla cuando su novio la dejó.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (control panel)
a. la consola
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
When you begin your training as a pilot, the console can look a little intimidating at first.Cuando empiezas tu entrenamiento de piloto, la consola puede parecer un poco intimidante al principio.
3. (for videogames)
a. la videoconsola
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
With the console that I have, four players can play this game at once.Con la videoconsola que tengo, cuatro jugadores pueden jugar a la vex.
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