Origin of consolation
Examples from the Web for consolation
Dee Dee candles, rosaries, shirts and prints are offered for sale near the gallery's door as a kind of consolation.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For some parents no consolation prize is great enough to trade precious time with their families.
In my capacity as a journalist, saving me the $300 consolation fee, I called an expert for advice.
The only question is whether the players can stay focused for what is essentially a consolation game for them.
The only consolation for Miss Lim and the other aid workers is that much-needed aid is now beginning to arrive into the airport.Typhoon Haiyan Survivor Describes Utter Devastation in the Philippines|The Telegraph|November 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the former case, action has to contribute profit or security or consolation to a self.Human Nature and Conduct|John Dewey
The cash book seemed to be father and mother, wife and child, comfort and consolation, joy and glory of both of them.Liverpool a few years since|James Aspinall
It seemed to Baird that her light touch was at once an appeal and a consolation.In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim|Frances Hodgson Burnett
His only consolation lay in the fact that the other man might be suffering just as much.The Rock of Chickamauga|Joseph A. Altsheler
And no one ever asked him whence he drew the consolation in his soul, and the peace in his heart.Thais|Anatole France