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comfortably off

Having enough financial means or assets to be able to live in comfort. Jim is now quite comfortably off after marrying Suzanne, whose father is a billionaire oil tycoon.
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ˌcomfortably ˈoff

having enough money to buy what you want without worrying about the cost: My brother is very comfortably off. He has a career in finance.
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sit comfortably/easily/well (with something)

(written) seem right, natural, suitable, etc. in a particular place or situation: His views did not sit comfortably with the management line.
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The Northern Irishman, struggling with a cold, said: "I'm happy I got the job done so comfortably because I don't really feel great at the minute.
It's why I believe the Blues won't have a better chance of winning a derby so comfortably in a while.
Erste Group has comfortably passed the asset quality review (AQR) and associated stress test carried out by the European Central Bank (ECB) and the European Banking Authority (EBA), respectively, confirming its status as one of the best capitalized large Austrian banks.
Chambers also kept his dream of a fourth consecutive World Indoor medal alive by comfortably winning his heat in 6.
The compelling book sold comfortably twice as many copies as Steve Waugh's one (which sold roughly 40,000), with former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson's memoirs rounding out the top three.
The butterfly shaped pad fits comfortably between the buttocks, with no sticky, irritating adhesive needed.
The Bannu team played outstanding attacking game and scored 67 points against Dir team's only 38 and comfortably won the match by 29 points.
The shorter format of best-ofseven frames in these early rounds can be risky for punters to get involved in, but Neil Robertson and Mark Allen should comfortably win their matches against Martin Gould and Ali Carter respectively.
However, there was no such joy for New Zealand's Olympic champion Mahe Drysdale, who was beaten comfortably by Aleksandr Aleksandrov of Azerbaijan.
Supplied as a pair, for left and right legs, they're available unisex to fit sizes S/M and L/XL and can be comfortably worn underneath regular socks.
46% of nonretirees expect to live comfortably in retirement, up from 37% last year, but still below pre-recession levels.
Point 2 of our piece: 'First Aid Fast' should have said: "Make sure they're sitting comfortably, but don't let them lie down whatever you do" and not: "Make sure they're sitting comfortably, but don't let them sit down whatever you do" (page 35, Mirror 17 April)
As part of the branding strategy for Live Comfortably, Hollander is now working on a comprehensive marketing plan for the winter 2011/spring 2012 seasons.
Leading comfortably 4-2 at one stage, Al Joker suffered a sudden lapse in concentration to allow his opponent to stage a fightback and draw level 4-4.
Summary: Clint Dempsey scored twice as Fulham comfortably beat Blackburn at Craven Cottage.