- Antonyms of COMFORT
irritate, bore, prick, exasperation, worsen, irk, unrest, cold comfort, dispirit, discontent, burden, excite, intensify, give someone grief, hardship, annoyance, lack, dissatisfaction, harm, injure, hindrance, bother, hassle, grief, weight, mercilessness, upset, suppress, heartbreak, depression, hinder, trouble, fundamental, torture, contradict, irritation, stop, incense, unhappiness, vex, destroy, rile, depress, displeasure, dishearten, hurt, aggravation, weaken, demoralize, indifference, dull, fret, gloom, aggravate, torment, obstruct, distress, discouragement, magnify, harass, smart, botheration, heartache, annoy, discourage, agitate, want, discomfort, pain, provoke, essential, basic, worry, oppose, injury, bring down, disapprove, enervate, misery, woe, sadness, exasperate, dissuade, neglect, inconvenience, ruffle, sadden, increase, anger, agitation, need, sorrow, block, pester, millstone.
- Examples of usage:
- Indeed, there had been little of comfort for any one. - "Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life" by Ann S. Stephens
- " But there's one comfort; he doesn't care about beauty. - "Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
- When I'm in trouble it's a comfort, like holding your hand. - "The Atlantic Book of Modern Plays" by Various