consolation

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From Old French consolacion (French consolation), from Latin solacium, from the deponent verb solor.

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consolation (countable and uncountable, plural consolations)

  1. The act of consoling.
  2. The prize or benefit for the loser.
  3. (sports) A consolation goal.

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consolation f (plural consolations)

  1. consolation