Michael Quinion wordseditor at WORLDWIDEWORDS.ORG
Fri Dec 1 12:02:49 UTC 2006

A subscriber mentions "comfrontable", which Google reports having found
5980 hits for as an obvious variation on "comfortable". Can anyone suggest
how this curious transition might have come about?

Michael Quinion
Editor, World Wide Words
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