Quantum of solace, which arrives in theaters on November 14, presents an almost entirely desexualized James Bond.
That had to give them an enormous reservoir of moral strength and solace.
When it does, Bralove said, the patient can regress in measureable ways, turning to drugs or alcohol for solace.
It is in the depiction of American Christianity that Farjoo can take most solace, and indeed should reverse his ban.
“I found a lot of solace in talking to the lunatics who were more nervous than me,” she said.
Flowers seem intended for the solace of ordinary humanity; children love them; tender, contented, ordinary people love them.
Can you comfort him these few days, and trust to God for your solace afterward?
Mrs. Chump sighed heavily, crumpling the notes, that the crisp sweet sound might solace her for the hard condition.
To lash somebody, anybody, with his tongue would have been a solace.
These dreams are the solace of poverty; they keep back the tears in the eyes of the young and the hungry.
"comfort in grief, consolation," late 13c., from Old French solaz "pleasure, entertainment, enjoyment; solace, comfort," from Latin solacium "a soothing, assuaging; comfort, consolation," from solatus, past participle of solari "to console, soothe," from PIE *sol-a-, suffixed form of root *sele- "of good mood; to favor" (cf. Old English gesælig "happy;" see silly). Adjectival form solacious is attested 16c.-17c.
"comfort, console in grief," late 13c.; also in Middle English "entertain, amuse, please," from Old French solacier "comfort, console" (often with a sexual connotation) and directly from Medieval Latin solatiare "give solace, console" (source also of Spanish solazar, Italian sollazzare), from Latin solacium (see solace (n.)). Related: Solaced; solacing.