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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Formal expressions of sympathy with another in grief or sorrow.

Usage examples (35)
  • Please pass on our condolences from the other end of the world.
  • My condolences, that is legitimately a sad situation
  • Among those who have offered their condolences is the singer
  • A prayer leader — one of the many death-related occupations here — calls condolences through a tinny bullhorn. for more
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