Quick answer
"Cozy" is an adjective which is often translated as "acogedor", and "comfortable" is an adjective which is often translated as "cómodo". Learn more about the difference between "cozy" and "comfortable" below.
cozy(
ko
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zi
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (comfortable)
a. acogedor
My mom's house is the coziest place in the world.La casa de mi mamá es el lugar más acogedor del mundo.
What a cozy living room! Did you knit these blankets yourself?¡Qué sala más acogedora! ¿Tejiste tú las cobijas?
2. (friendly)
a. íntimo
We had a cozy chat over a cup of coffee.Tuvimos una plática íntima tomando un café.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (cover)
a. la funda
(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).
I have a new cozy to keep the teapot hot.Tengo una nueva funda para mantener la tetera caliente.
b. la cubierta
(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).
Put a cozy around your coffee cup if it's too hot.Ponle una cubierta a tu vaso de café si está muy caliente.
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comfortable(
kuhmf
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tehr
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buhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (producing physical comfort)
a. cómodo
I'm going to buy more cushions for the couch so that it's more comfortable.Voy a comprar más cojines para el sofá; así será más cómodo.
2. (experiencing physical comfort)
a. cómodo
You'll be more comfortable in this chair.Estarás más cómodo en este sillón.
b. a gusto
Are you cold? - No, I'm comfortable, thank you.¿Tienes frío? - No, estoy a gusto, gracias.
3. (relaxed and carefree)
a. cómodo
I like your friends. I feel comfortable with them.Me caen bien tus amigos. Me siento cómoda con ellos.
b. a gusto
I feel very comfortable in this café. It's so cozy.Me siento muy a gusto en este café. Es tan acogedor.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I don't really feel comfortable lying for you.En realidad no me siento bien mintiendo por ti.
I'm not entirely comfortable with the decision.No estoy muy a gusto con la decisión.
4. (free from financial worry)
a. desahogado
Ever since he won the lottery, he has had a very comfortable lifestyle.Desde que ganó la lotería, lleva una vida muy desahogada.
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