1. console => consolation.
- consolation (n.)
- late 14c., "act of consoling," from Old French consolacion (11c., Modern French consolation) "solace, comfort; delight, pleasure," from Latin consolationem (nominative consolatio-) "consoling, comforting," noun of action from consolat-, past participle stem of consolari (see console (v.)). Consolation prize is recorded from 1886.
- 1. He knew then he was right, but it was no consolation.
- 2. a few words of consolation
- 3. When her mother died, she found consolation in her religious beliefs.
- 当她母亲去世时, 她在宗教信仰中找到了安慰.
- 4. He found himself at a loss for words of consolation.
- 5. The next match will probably offer them the consolation of winning.
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