Definition of 'solace'
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How can you measure comfort and solace? Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are friends and have given me good solace in times of need. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEWhat can provide solace except female company? The Times Literary Supplement (2010)We offer sympathy and solace and encouragement and recipes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You take solace in your daily routines and find them comforting. The Sun (2015)There she seeks solace in a fantasy world of swans. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Viewers who are offended by this might find solace in noting that mores change. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Take solace in the fact that all four series of the hilarious sitcom are on the net. The Sun (2014)And when you feel happy you are less likely to turn to food for comfort or solace. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It gives some solace to the bereaved. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But time differences mean they are often unavailable to provide solace. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The favoured few cannot simply offer entertainment or solace. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Others have taken solace from the slow but painstaking progress towards rebuilding the ground zero site. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Here they can graze on common ground seeking solace at different crossroads in their emotional journeys. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some solace from the fact it came down to a lottery and this time their ticket did not come up. The Sun (2015)We clergy are often the only ones around outside comfortable working hours to help folk or bring solace into troubled lives. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Does he find solace in religion? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Would it give them any solace? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Millions also find solace in drink, drugs or other potentially destructive behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Like many a politician, he had found solace in drink. A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)She said she hoped her triumph might bring a solace of pleasure to the suffering of Malaysia. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Viewers suffering from Strictly withdrawal will find solace and comfort here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet fleeing domestic drudgery doesn't always provide solace. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Not incidentally, it can bring solace to relatives of those who die before time but whose organs help others to live. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I take great solace in the pride and confidence he exhibited during production rehearsals on Wednesday night. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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In Common Usage. solace is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'solace'
British English: solace NOUN
Solace is a feeling of comfort that makes you feel less sad.
I found solace in writing when my father died three years ago.
Definition of solace from the Collins English Dictionary
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