Definition of 'condolence'
Example sentences containing 'condolence'
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She has been in touch to express her condolences. The Sun (2010)The management and staff pass on their sincere condolences. The Sun (2015)We offer our condolences to the family. The Sun (2015)We would like to convey our deepest condolences to her family and friends. The Sun (2013)We would like to offer our condolences and sympathy to the families of his other victims. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yesterday a book of condolence was opened in her memory at her local church. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The only form of social exchange it is not suitable for is letters of condolence. Blaikie's Guide to Modern Manners (2005)Visitors are invited to view the page and leave their own messages of condolence. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our sincere condolences go to the family. The Sun (2012)The company offered condolences to the relatives of those who died using its products. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It has apologised for its failings and offered your family its deepest condolences. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We offer them our sincere condolences and sympathy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Visitors are invited to write in condolence books. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Many of the condolence letters that followed offered suggestions about the best way to assuage my grief. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He said messages of condolence had been sent from across the country. The Sun (2013)Our sincere condolences go to her family and friends at this difficult time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The airline offered its condolences but would not give full details for privacy reasons. The Sun (2014)He will remain in our thoughts and our deepest condolences go out to his family and friends. The Sun (2011)Our condolences and sympathy go to his family. The Sun (2007)More were left at the family home and a book of condolence was opened at a church. The Sun (2015)Such was her profile at the time that she received thousands of letters of condolence from around the world. The Sun (2015)The Kerala church has received messages of condolence from churches and ecumenical organizations around the world. Christianity Today (2000)I am thinking of writing to his parents to express my condolences. The Sun (2014)When he died many people came to the house to express condolences; they came night after night for months. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I would extend my deepest sympathy and condolences from the people of Llandudno to the family. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. condolence is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'condolence'
British English: condolence NOUN
A message of condolence is a message in which you express your sympathy for someone because one of their friends or relatives has died recently.
She sent him a letter of condolence.
Definition of condolence from the Collins English Dictionary
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