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consoling

noun

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(Entry 1 of 3)

the giving of hope and strength in times of grief, distress, or suffering
  • the responsibility for the consoling of the families of the firefighters fell to the mayor

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consoling

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of consoling (Entry 2 of 3)

consoling

verb
present participle of console

Synonyms & Antonyms of consoling (Entry 3 of 3)

to ease the grief or distress of
  • the military officer who must console the bereaved at a soldier's funeral

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“Consoling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/consoling. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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