creature comfort


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creature comfort

Something that contributes to physical comfort, such as food, clothing, or housing. For example, Dean always stayed in the best hotels; he valued his creature comforts. This idiom was first recorded in 1659.
See also: comfort, creature
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Creature Comfort characters are fronting the Countryside Code education pack, now available online
Following on the heels of ever-luxurious airplane cabins, automotive interiors are becoming the new living rooms, spaces not just for getting from point A to point B, but entire environments decked out with every creature comfort.
The moral of the story: There are limits to what Americans will sacrifice for fuel efficiency and their bottom-line demands include air bags, side-impact bars, four-cylinder engines, and a certain level of creature comfort.
The company is showcasing crockery-styled dinnerware and kitchen basics for people, and a new line called Creature Comfort Creations for pets.
Relive the early years of Aardman Animations, the creators of Wallace & Gromit, with a superb compilation of the studio's early work including all 11 Creature Comfort Heat Electric TV adverts, the short film Wat's Pig, anarchic children's duo Pib & Pob, a cat singing Nina Simone in My Baby Just Cares For Me and a series of Conversation Pieces.
Bristol-based Aardman Animations, which is also behind the current ITV Creature Comfort series, is to feature its most famous characters in a feature film The Curse Of The Wererabbit.
What has been destroyed are the props and sets used for the Creature Comfort series, which is obviously a tragedy.
All vehicles have light alloys wheels and rear air suspension with comfortable cabs, fully equipped with every creature comfort, including leather upholstery and a fridge.
I'm looking forward to involving the children, talking about the process of how the Creature Comfort models are made and how the films are made.
Featuring the polar bears who thought that it was just too cold, the Creature Comfort animations were a series of interviews with the animals in an English Zoo who complained about accommodation, diet and, of course, the English weather.
Kutter is a new level of creature comfort, not just for pets but clients," Lori Kutter says.
I'm just going to throw myself into it and not worry that I don't have my creature comforts.
It is more comfortable to seek a hassle-free existence centred on creature comforts and without to much deep thinking to unsettle moral and spiritual inertia.
Park has been nominated for an Academy Award a total of six times, and won four with Creature Comforts (1989), The Wrong Trousers (1993), A Close Shave (1995), and Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005).
The animated films Creature Comforts, The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave and The Curse Of The Were-Rabbit all won Academy Awards.