creature comforts


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creature comforts

things that make people comfortable. The hotel room was a bit small, but all the creature comforts were there.
See also: comfort, creature

creature comforts

things that make life more comfortable and pleasant, such as hot water and good food I hate camping. I can't do without my creature comforts.
See also: comfort, creature
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He also supervised a new series of Creature Comforts films for British television in 2003.
A wizard in the ways of Plasticine, Park has now been nominated for six Oscars and won four of them - for Creature Comforts, The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave and Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
Creature comforts are plentiful and include four-zone climate control, a brilliant sound system compatible with every modern device, stop/start function to save on fuel, adaptive cruise control, sat nav and plenty more besides.
Recent credits include Creature Comforts (ITV1), Angry Kid (BBC3) and Planet Sketch (CiTV).
Chapters discussed the tone of such articles as many of them were penned to an imagined British readership; the cultural values that affected how the Chinese were seen through British travel writers' eyes; complaints about creature comforts denied while traveling through China, tales of danger, the thirst to explore and learn, and much more.
The interior, in fact, was another critical area where designers had to raise the bar, since the previous generation trucks represented "the old way of doing things in GM," with cost and parts-sharing taking precedence over refinement and creature comforts.
But Nick Park, the man behind Aardman creations Wallace & Gromit and Creature Comforts, is philosophical about the loss.
Inside, it offers all the creature comforts of any well-tended home.
tour, just before Scissor Sisters took on Australia and Japan, The Out Traveler sat down with Jake in Los Angeles to talk luxury, creature comforts while touring, and how having a boyfriend changes traveling like a rock star.
For Amanda, who originally hails from Guisborough, is one of the sculptors and modellers behind the hugely popular Wallace and Gromit Creature Comforts films.
Returning to Athens only twice a year to record, Jucifer has made the dream of playing music, not only as a career, but as a way of life, happen--by sacrificing creature comforts like a physical mailing address for the open road and a rock show every night.
Silca's Gift, who won the Nell Gwyn at that price at the first 2004 meeting in mid-April, still holds the lead in a season-long competition being run at Headquarters by the Nottinghamshire-based equine feed and bedding firm Creature Comforts.
Improved generators, heating and air-conditioning units, and hygiene capabilities help ensure that members of all services can enjoy creature comforts in an austere environment, he said.
The objective is to provide our customers with all the creature comforts of home, and that often means an apartment in a residential community.
Those who cooperate are rewarded with creature comforts, interrogators whose methods include feigned friendship, respect, cultural sensitivity and, in some cases, money.