Examples of consolation in a Sentence
His kind words were a consolation to me.
the consolation of the grieving family by their pastor
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Harry Kane bagged a hat-trick in the match, while Sofiane Boufal and Dušan Tadić netted consolation goals for the Saints.
Image Fenty Beauty by Rihanna If fashion and fashion imagery in 2017 remained overwhelmingly and unsettlingly white, there was at least the small consolation that the needle is moving — however slowly — toward diversity and inclusiveness.
Aggarwal then had Centennial's Zoey Weil in the consolation, the same opponent who eliminated Mason teammate and Division I district champ Jamie Kim the day before.
And a number of military families who appeared on television on Wednesday described calls with Trump in which the President offered consolation and passed on the gratitude of the nation.
There was consolation for the U.S. from other results in the region.
The consolation for bicyclists: the weather was a cool 75 degrees.
The Ravens don’t play until Sunday night, but there is some small consolation in the wait: There are still a couple of locals worth following in Foxborough, Mass.
This is news that will come as no consolation whatsoever to Mobilians who've recently suffered the flu - but according to the state, Mobile is the only county in the state with no significant flu reported.
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- … he would never be the best runner … and his only consolation was neither would Gary Fulcher.
- —Katherine Paterson, Bridge to Terabithia
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