comfort zone


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comfort zone

n
(Psychology) a situation or position in which a person feels secure, comfortable, or in control: encouraging people to work outside their comfort zone.
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Noun1.comfort zone - the temperature range (between 28 and 30 degrees Centigrade) at which the naked human body is able to maintain a heat balance without shivering or sweating
temperature - the somatic sensation of cold or heat
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We the candidates are getting out of our comfort zone to bring change and that's what voters like you should do as well,' she told the crowd of thousands who gathered at an open field beside the Masjid Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin in Presint 3.