Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment; Comfort in disappointment or misery.

Usage examples (30)
  • Thomas Browne, and other renowned old authors, from whom I now derive so much pleasure and solacement.
  • "Patience shall peradventure lead to solacement," quoth they; and
  • It must have been a great solacement to Dante, and was, as we can see,
  • He has secret solacement in a latent belief that he himself is an exception. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.