Comfortress Com"fort*ress, n. A woman who comforts. [1913 Webster]

To be your comfortress, and to preserve you. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

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  • comfortress — com·for·tress …   English syllables

  • comfortress — (r).trə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English confortouresse, from Middle French conforteresse, feminine of conforteor : a female comforter …   Useful english dictionary

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