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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a comforting manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used with object), : Only his children could console him when his wife died
  • Tarri shook her head and patted Halla consolingly.
  • "There are plenty of addicts," Remo said consolingly.
  • The hand patted Edward consolingly and then withdrew. for more
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