Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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

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

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

The next time you experience a blackout, take some solace by looking at the sky. You will not recognize it.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb

As years passed away I have formed the habit of looking back upon that former self as upon another person, the remembrance of whose emotions has been a solace in adversity and added zest to the enjoyment of prosperity.
Simon Newcomb
More "Solace" Quotations

Solace Translations

solace in Italian is consolare
solace in Latin is levatio, levamen
solace in Spanish is consolar
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock