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Definition of Solace

Solace

  1. Comfort in grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety; also, that which relieves in distress; that which cheers or consoles; relief.
  2. Rest; relaxation; ease.
  3. To cheer in grief or under calamity; to comfort; to relieve in affliction, solitude, or discomfort; to console; -- applied to persons; as, to solace one with the hope of future reward.
  4. To allay; to assuage; to soothe; as, to solace grief.
  5. To take comfort; to be cheered.

Solace Quotations

Is solace anywhere more comforting than that in the arms of a sister.
Alice Walker

Every now and then I read a poem that does touch something in me, but I never turn to poetry for solace or pleasure in the way that I throw myself into prose.
J. K. Rowling

Writing is the supreme solace.
W. Somerset Maugham

If solace is any sort of succor to someone, that is sufficient. I believe in the faith of people, whatever faith they may have.
Studs Terkel

I don't consider myself to be a major talent, so the only solace I can take is to hope I'm growing.
Paul Simon
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Solace Translations

solace in Italian is consolare
solace in Latin is levatio, levamen
solace in Spanish is consolar
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