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|part of speech:
||consoled, consoles, consoling
||to give comfort in time of loss or suffering; make less sad.
She consoled him after his grandmother died.He lost the game and could not be consoled.
- similar words:
- calm, cheer, encourage, pacify, reassure, soothe
||consolable (adj.), consolatory (adj.), consolingly (adv.), consoler (n.)