Examples of cold comfort in a Sentence
The good news about the economy is cold comfort to people who have lost their jobs.
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Although they were sought by Winkler and Bryan, the changes are cold comfort for the loss of a beloved daughter.
If Rick Saccone pulls out a narrow victory, that is cold comfort for the GOP.
Of course that's a cold comfort, the technological equivalent of leaving your door wide open and just getting lucky that the thieves who wandered in didn't realize there was anything particularly good to steal.
Perhaps cold comfort for investors used to being comfortably swaddled in central bank largess—but far better than a real global growth meltdown.
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In a way, high property taxes insulate Illinoisans from the worst of market cycles, though that’s cold comfort to many.
Still, this was a cold comfort to developers making and selling image-editing software and the first step to GIF eradication was under way: the frantic race for an alternative.
And the analysis that his apparent win was due to his success in making his positions palatable to a traditionally conservative electorate may have been cold comfort to the 118 Republicans running in districts more Democratic than his.
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COLD COMFORT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cold comfort for English Language Learners
: something that is good for a situation but does not make someone happy because the whole situation is still bad
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