1. comfort or consolation in times of sorrow or suffering.
She’s going through a time of loss, but staying connected with her friends and family gives her solace.
When people are struggling or in pain, they seek solace in various ways. For my brother, it’s spending time alone in the woods.
Many homeless and suffering people find solace at the mission.
2. something that provides such comfort.
The knowledge that he had done his best was solace for having lost the championship.