His reference to a "solatium" puzzled me, but it did not seem anything of consequence.
At the same time, the head-clerk was given a handsome cheque as a solatium.
So Lupus gives it up, and says as his solatium: After all, Ive not broken my vow.
As a solatium he was allowed to rule over the town of Guadix, whither he retired.
Venice gave the commune of Cattaro an annual subvention as solatium.
But this solatium to his feelings did not reach Yokohama until he was already on his way to England.
Whether this was true or was only meant as a solatium I do not know.
He felt in his pocket to make sure of half-a-crown, as a solatium, in case Emma showed him out.
Shall we say that you leave Richmond this afternoon with a solatium of five hundred pounds?'
(c) The Company shall receive as a solatium for the unexpired period of the concession an amount equal to one per cent.