inconsolable


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in·con·sol·a·ble

 (ĭn′kən-sō′lə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible or difficult to console; despondent: was inconsolable after his pet died.

in′con·sol′a·bil′i·ty, in′con·sol′a·ble·ness n.
in′con·sol′a·bly adv.

inconsolable

(ˌɪnkənˈsəʊləbəl)
adj
incapable of being consoled or comforted; disconsolate
ˌinconˌsolaˈbility, ˌinconˈsolableness n
ˌinconˈsolably adv

in•con•sol•a•ble

(ˌɪn kənˈsoʊ lə bəl)

adj.
not consolable.
in`con•sol′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inconsolable - sad beyond comfortinginconsolable - sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled; "inconsolable when her son died"
consolable - able to be consoled

inconsolable

adjective heartbroken, devastated, despairing, desolate, wretched, heartsick, brokenhearted, sick at heart, prostrate with grief When my mother died I was inconsolable.
Translations
لا يَقْبَل التَّعْزِيَه، لا عَزاء له
neutišitelný
utrøstelig
vigasztal an
óhuggandi
nepaguodžiamas
nenomierināmsneremdināms
neutíšiteľný
avutulamaz

inconsolable

[ˌɪnkənˈsəʊləbl] ADJinconsolable

inconsolable

[ˌɪnkənˈsəʊləbəl] adjinconsolable

inconsolable

adjuntröstlich

inconsolable

[ˌɪnkənˈsəʊləbl] adjinconsolabile

inconsolable

(inkənˈsəulebl) adjective
not able to be comforted. the inconsolable widow.
References in classic literature ?
While I was yet inconsolable for his loss, another friend of mine in Yorkshire discovered an older and more gifted raven at a village public-house, which he prevailed upon the landlord to part with for a consideration, and sent up to me.
But she died between summers; then Robert posed as an inconsolable, prostrating himself at the feet of Madame Ratignolle for whatever crumbs of sympathy and comfort she might be pleased to vouchsafe.
She felt certain that her surmises were correct; that Kitty's misery, her inconsolable misery, was due precisely to the fact that Levin had made her an offer and she had refused him, and Vronsky had deceived her, and that she was fully prepared to love Levin and to detest Vronsky.
For instance; when Sowerberry had an order for the burial of some rich old lady or gentleman, who was surrounded by a great number of nephews and nieces, who had been perfectly inconsolable during the previous illness, and whose grief had been wholly irrepressible even on the most public occasions, they would be as happy among themselves as need be--quite cheerful and contented--conversing together with as much freedom and gaiety, as if nothing whatever had happened to disturb them.
He said he would show by a chain of circumstantial evidence without break or fault in it anywhere, that the principal prisoner at the bar committed the murder; that the motive was partly revenge, and partly a desire to take his own life out of jeopardy, and that his brother, by his presence, was a consenting accessory to the crime; a crime which was the basest known to the calendar of human misdeeds--assassination; that it was conceived by the blackest of hearts and consummated by the cowardliest of hands; a crime which had broken a loving sister's heart, blighted the happiness of a young nephew who was as dear as a son, brought inconsolable grief to many friends, and sorrow and loss to the whole community.
But that he was for ever inconsolable, that he fled from society, or contracted an habitual gloom of temper, or died of a broken heart, must not be depended on--for he did neither.
The old valet Tikhon, with sunken, emaciated face that bore the stamp of inconsolable grief, replied: "Yes, Princess" to all Princess Mary's questions and hardly refrained from sobbing as he looked at her.
No one was really sorry about this except poor Elzbieta, who was inconsolable.
To own the truth, I should be inconsolable if you were to leave Vincennes.
By that her eye was instantly caught and long retained; and the perusal of the highly strained epitaph, in which every virtue was ascribed to her by the inconsolable husband, who must have been in some way or other her destroyer, affected her even to tears.
Was he so very fond of his brother as to be still inconsolable for his loss?
friend and printer, who was inconsolable on the Saxon being