condole

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verb con·dole \kən-ˈdōl\

Definition of condole

condoled

;

condoling

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 obsolete :  grieve

  3. 2 :  to express sympathetic sorrow

  4. transitive verb
  5. archaic :  lament, grieve

condolatory

play \kən-ˈdō-le-ˌtȯr-ē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of condole

Late Latin condolēre, from Latin com- + dolēre to feel pain


First Known Use: circa 1586



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