condole+with

  • 1 condole with — v. (esp. BE) (D; tr.) to condole with on (to condole with smb. on the death of a parent) * * * (esp. BE) (D; tr.) to condole with on (to condole with smb. on the death of a parent) …

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  • 2 condole with — verb share the suffering of • Syn: ↑feel for, ↑pity, ↑compassionate, ↑sympathize with • Derivationally related forms: ↑compassion (for: ↑compassionate), ↑ …

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  • 3 condole with — express sympathy for. → condole …

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  • 4 condole with — Sympathize with, share one s sorrow, express sympathy for, feel grief or sorrow in common with …

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  • 5 Condole — Con*dole , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Condoled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Condoling}.] [L. condolere; con + dolere to feel pain, grieve. See {Doleful}.] To express sympathetic sorrow; to grieve in sympathy; followed by with. [1913 Webster] Your friends would… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 condole — ► VERB (condole with) ▪ express sympathy for. ORIGIN Latin condolere grieve or suffer with …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 condole — condolatory /keuhn doh leuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. condoler, n. condolingly, adv. /keuhn dohl /, v., condoled, condoling. v.i. 1. to express sympathy with a person who is suffering sorrow, misfortune, or grief (usually fol. by with): to condole… …

    Universalium

  • 8 condole — [c]/kənˈdoʊl / (say kuhn dohl) verb (condoled, condoling) –verb (i) 1. (sometimes followed by with) to grieve; express sympathy: to condole with a grieving parent. –verb (t) 2. Obsolete to grieve with. {Late Latin condolēre suffer greatly}… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 9 condole — [kən dəʊl] verb (condole with) express sympathy for. Origin C16: from Christian L. condolere, from con with + dolere grieve, suffer …

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  • 10 condole — verb condole with sb phrasal verb (T) formal to express sympathy for someone s problems …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 condole — (v.) late 15c., to sorrow, from L.L. condolere to suffer with another, from com with (see COM (Cf. com )) + dolere to grieve. Meaning to express condolences is recorded from 1650s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 condole — [kən dōl′] vi. condoled, condoling [LL(Ec) condolere, to suffer with < L com , with + dolere, to grieve: see DOLEFUL] to express sympathy; mourn in sympathy; commiserate vt. Archaic to show grief for condolatory [kəndō′lə tôr΄ē] adj. condoler… …

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  • 13 condole — con•dole [[t]kənˈdoʊl[/t]] v. doled, dol•ing 1) to express sympathy with a person suffering sorrow, misfortune, or grief (usu. fol. by with) 2) Obs. to grieve with • Etymology: 1580–90; < LL condolēre=con con +dolēre to feel pain; cf. dolor… …

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  • 14 condole — v.intr. (foll. by with) express sympathy with a person over a loss, grief, etc. Usage: Often confused with console. Etymology: LL condolere (as com , dolere suffer) …

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  • 15 sympathize with — Synonyms and related words: accord, ache, agree, agree with, appreciate, assure, be affected, be in tune, be inspired, be involved, be moved, be sorry for, bear up, bleed, bleed for, care about, catch the flame, catch the infection, change color …

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  • 16 sympathize with — verb share the suffering of (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑feel for, ↑pity, ↑compassionate, ↑condole with • Derivationally related forms: ↑compassion (for: ↑ …

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  • 17 Condoled — Condole Con*dole , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Condoled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Condoling}.] [L. condolere; con + dolere to feel pain, grieve. See {Doleful}.] To express sympathetic sorrow; to grieve in sympathy; followed by with. [1913 Webster] Your friends …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Condoling — Condole Con*dole , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Condoled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Condoling}.] [L. condolere; con + dolere to feel pain, grieve. See {Doleful}.] To express sympathetic sorrow; to grieve in sympathy; followed by with. [1913 Webster] Your friends …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 JOB, BOOK OF — (named for its hero (Heb. אִיּוֹב), ancient South Arabian and Thamudic yʾb; Old Babylonian Ayyābum, Tell el Amarna tablet, no. 256, line 6, A ia ab; either from yʾb, to bear ill will or compounded of ay where? and ʾab (divine) father ), one of… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 20 Lamentation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Expression of pain. < N PARAG:Lamentation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 lament lament lamentation Sgm: N 1 wail wail complaint plaint murmur mutter grumble groan moan whine …

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