Quick answer
"Comfort" is a noun which is often translated as "la comodidad", and "hurt" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "hacer daño". Learn more about the difference between "comfort" and "hurt" below.
comfort(
kuhm
-
fuhrt
)
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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hurt(
huhrt
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to cause pain to)
a. hacer daño
The thieves did not hurt the family during the robbery.Los ladrones no le hicieron daño a la familia durante el robo.
b. lastimar
You hurt me when you pushed me from behind.Me lastimaste cuando me empujaste desde atrás.
c. doler (emotionally)
His lack of support hurt me deeply.Su falta de apoyo me dolió muchísimo.
2. (to injure)
a. hacerse daño
I hurt my wrist when I fell down.Me hice daño en la muñeca cuando me caí.
b. lastimarse
He hurt his foot playing soccer.Se lastimó el pie jugando al fútbol.
3. (to affect adversely)
a. perjudicar
The speculation hurt our economy.La especulación perjudicó nuestra economía.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to cause pain)
a. doler
After shopping for two hours, my feet hurt.Después de ir de compras dos horas, me dolían los pies.
The truth does hurt sometimes.De vez en cuando puede doler la verdad.
b. sufrir (emotional)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
She is hurting right now. It was a difficult breakup.Ella está sufriendo en este momento. Fue un separación dolorosa.
5. (to have an adverse effect)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Do you think I should call him? - It can't hurt.¿Piensas que lo debería llamar? - No pierdes nada con hacerlo.
Eating another donut wouldn't hurt, right?No pasa nada si me como otra dona, ¿no?
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (injured)
a. lastimado
Their star player is hurt and won't play in this game.Su jugador estrella está lastimado y no jugará en este partido.
b. herido
He could not finish the race because he was hurt.No pudo acabar la carrera porque estaba herido.
c. dolido (emotionally)
I am hurt by your lack of trust in me.Estoy dolido por tu falta de confianza en mí.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
7. (emotional pain)
a. el dolor
(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).
I could see the hurt in her eyes.Pude ver el dolor en su mirada.
b. la pena
(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).
You have to move past the hurt of your failed relationships.Tienes que sobreponerte a la pena de tus relaciones fallidas.
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