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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Able to be comforted

Usage examples (16)
  • Verb (used with object), : Only his children could console him when his wife died
  • KING: Reverend Schenck, do you think they're ever going to be really consolable?
  • I'm so worried about Michael's mother, she has to be beyond consolable at this time.
  • On the same judging panel, Paula Abdul, pop star and choreographer, can watch a contestant fumble through a performance and find something consolable in it and can speak... for more
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