Solace

  • 1 Solace — may refer to:* Solace (band), a heavy metal band from New Jersey, USA * Solace (film), a 2006 South Korean film * Solace (Sarah McLachlan album), a 1991 music album by Sarah McLachlan * Solace (Lengsel album), a 2000 music album by the Norwegian… …

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  • 2 Solace.fm — is an Internet radio station network based in Montreal, Canada, broadcasting music styles from Easy Listening, Smooth Jazz, and Soft Rock. Solace.fm’s programming philosophy is to offer music to fit into people’s lifestyles with an emphasis on… …

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  • 3 Solace — Sol ace, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Solaced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Solacing}.] [OF. solacier, soulacier, F. solacier, LL. solatiare. See {Solace}, n.] 1. To cheer in grief or under calamity; to comfort; to relieve in affliction, solitude, or discomfort; to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Solace — Sol ace, n. [OF. solas, ssoulaz, L. solacium, solatium, fr. solari to comfort, console. Cf. {Console}, v. t.] 1. Comfort in grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety; also, that which relieves in distress; that which cheers or consoles; relief.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 solace — [n] comfort, peace alleviation, assuagement, condolement, condolence, consolation, pity, relief; concepts 7,22,410 Ant. discord, disharmony solace [v] give comfort, peace allay, alleviate, buck up, cheer, comfort, condole with, console, mitigate …

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  • 6 solace — ► NOUN ▪ comfort or consolation in time of distress. ► VERB ▪ give solace to. ORIGIN Old French solas, from Latin solari to console …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 solace — [säl′isməntsäl′is] n. [ME < OFr solaz < L solacium < solari, to comfort < IE base * sel , favorable, in good spirits > SILLY] 1. an easing of grief, loneliness, discomfort, etc. 2. something that eases or relieves; comfort;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Solace — Sol ace, v. i. To take comfort; to be cheered. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 solace — I noun abatement, allayment, alleviation, amelioration, cheer, comfort, commiseration, condolence, consolatio, consolation, ease, easement, encouragement, help, kindliness, melioration, mitigation, palliation, reassurance, refreshment, relief,… …

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  • 10 Solace — es una ciudad ficticia del mundo de Dragonlance creada por Margaret Weis y Tracy Hickman. Por esta ciudad tienen paso muchos personajes significativos en esta saga de Dragonlance, personajes que a lo largo de la historia toman una gran… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 11 solace — (n.) comfort, consolation, late 13c., from O.Fr. solas, from L. solacium, from solatus, pp. of solari to console, soothe, from PIE root *sel of good mood, to favor (Cf. Gk. hilaros merry, O.E. gesælig happy; see SILLY (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 solace — vb *comfort, console Analogous words: *relieve, assuage, mitigate, allay, alleviate, lighten: gladden, rejoice, delight, *please, gratify …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 solace — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ spiritual VERB + SOLACE ▪ bring (sb), give sb, offer (sb), provide ▪ …

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  • 14 solace — n. 1) to find solace in 2) a solace to (she was a solace to her parents) * * * [ sɒlɪs] to find solace in a solace to (she was a solace to her parents) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 solace — sol|ace [ˈsɔlıs US ˈsa: ] n formal [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: solas, from Latin solatio, from solari to comfort ] 1.) [U] a feeling of emotional comfort at a time of great sadness or disappointment seek/find solace in sth ▪ After the …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 solace — [[t]sɒ̱lɪs[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT Solace is a feeling of comfort that makes you feel less sad. [FORMAL] I found solace in writing when my father died three years ago... Henry was inclined to seek solace in drink. Syn: comfort 2) N SING If something is …

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  • 17 Solace — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Solace est un groupe de rock américain ; Solace est un album de Sarah McLachlan ; Solace est un album du groupe de deathcore canadien Ion… …

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  • 18 solace — 1 noun 1 (U) formal a feeling of emotional comfort at a time of great sadness or disappointment: seek/find solace in: After the death of her son, Val found solace in the church. 2 be a solace to to bring a feeling of comfort and calmness to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 solace — sol|ace1 [ saləs ] noun singular or uncount something that makes you feel better when you are sad or upset: seek/find solace in: James sought solace in religion. solace sol|ace 2 [ saləs ] verb transitive LITERARY to make someone feel better when …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 solace — I. transitive verb (solaced; solacing) Date: 13th century 1. to give solace to ; console 2. a. to make cheerful b. amuse 3. allay, soothe < solace grief > …

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