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Synonyms for consolation
ˌkɒn səˈleɪ ʃəncon·so·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consolation, solace, solacementnoun

    the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment

    "second place was no consolation to him"

    Synonyms:
    comfort, solace, solacement

  2. consolation, comfort, solacenoun

    the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction

    "his presence was a consolation to her"

    Synonyms:
    solacement, comfortableness, quilt, ease, comfort, solace, comforter, puff

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. consolationnoun

    Synonyms:
    solace, comfort, encouragement, alleviation of sorrow, relief from distress

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "consolation":

    comfort, solace, condolence, funeral

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How to use consolation in a sentence?

  1. Mary Todd Lincoln:

    In grief, words are a poor consolation - silence and agonizing tears are all that is left the sufferer.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you are good at in the art of finding consolation, it means that you have the best medicine after the disasters.

  3. Mr Shalehan:

    When( they) offered me the' consolation prize,' I felt a bit insulted.

  4. Nicholas Pinchuk:

    We are today in a global competition for jobs. And, the best way to make America successful in this environment is to arm our people with the technical capabilities that enable them to win that global contest for prosperity, the upskilling of the American workforce is the seminal issue of our time. We must refocus on technical education, restore our respect for the dignity of work and celebrate technical jobs not as the consolation prize of our society, but as what they really are -- a national calling essential to our ongoing prosperity.

  5. Victor Hugo:

    It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.

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