condole


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con·dole

 (kən-dōl′)
intr.v. con·doled, con·dol·ing, con·doles
To express sympathy or sorrow: I condoled with him in his loss.

[Late Latin condolēre, to feel another's pain : Latin com-, com- + Latin dolēre, to grieve.]

con·do′la·to′ry (-dō′lə-tôr′ē) adj.
con·dol′er n.

condole

(kənˈdəʊl)
vb
(foll by: with) to express sympathy with someone in grief, pain, etc
[C16: from Church Latin condolēre to suffer pain (with another), from Latin com- together + dolēre to grieve, feel pain]
conˈdolatory adj
conˈdoler n
conˈdolingly adv

con•dole

(kənˈdoʊl)

v. -doled, -dol•ing. v.i.
1. to express sympathy with a person suffering sorrow, misfortune, or grief (usu. fol. by with).
v.t.
2. Obs. to grieve with.
[1580–90; < Late Latin condolēre=con- con- + dolēre to feel pain; compare dolor]
con•do′la•to`ry (-ˈdoʊ ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i) adj.
con•dol′er, n.
con•dol′ing•ly, adv.

condole


Past participle: condoled
Gerund: condoling

Imperative
condole
condole
Present
I condole
you condole
he/she/it condoles
we condole
you condole
they condole
Preterite
I condoled
you condoled
he/she/it condoled
we condoled
you condoled
they condoled
Present Continuous
I am condoling
you are condoling
he/she/it is condoling
we are condoling
you are condoling
they are condoling
Present Perfect
I have condoled
you have condoled
he/she/it has condoled
we have condoled
you have condoled
they have condoled
Past Continuous
I was condoling
you were condoling
he/she/it was condoling
we were condoling
you were condoling
they were condoling
Past Perfect
I had condoled
you had condoled
he/she/it had condoled
we had condoled
you had condoled
they had condoled
Future
I will condole
you will condole
he/she/it will condole
we will condole
you will condole
they will condole
Future Perfect
I will have condoled
you will have condoled
he/she/it will have condoled
we will have condoled
you will have condoled
they will have condoled
Future Continuous
I will be condoling
you will be condoling
he/she/it will be condoling
we will be condoling
you will be condoling
they will be condoling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been condoling
you have been condoling
he/she/it has been condoling
we have been condoling
you have been condoling
they have been condoling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been condoling
you will have been condoling
he/she/it will have been condoling
we will have been condoling
you will have been condoling
they will have been condoling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been condoling
you had been condoling
he/she/it had been condoling
we had been condoling
you had been condoling
they had been condoling
Conditional
I would condole
you would condole
he/she/it would condole
we would condole
you would condole
they would condole
Past Conditional
I would have condoled
you would have condoled
he/she/it would have condoled
we would have condoled
you would have condoled
they would have condoled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.condole - express one's sympathetic grief, on the occasion of someone's death; "You must condole the widow"
commiserate, sympathise, sympathize - to feel or express sympathy or compassion
Translations

condole

[kənˈdəʊl] VI (frm) to condole with sbcondolerse de algn

condole

vi to condole with somebody (on or upon something)jdm (zu etw) sein Mitgefühl aussprechen; (on death also) → jdm (zu etw) kondolieren

condole

[kənˈdəʊl] vi (frm) to condole with sbporgere le proprie condoglianze a qn

condole

vt. condolerse; dar el pésame.
References in classic literature ?
I condole with her on the inevitable failure of every plan that she has formed for her sister's benefit.
Samson embraced him, and entreated him to let him hear of his good or evil fortunes, so that he might rejoice over the former or condole with him over the latter, as the laws of friendship required.
I absolutely depended on the volition of my Guide, who said in gloomy tones, "Heed not thy brother; haply thou shalt have ample time hereafter to condole with him.
MY DEAR SIR,-- "I feel myself called upon, by our relationship, and my situation in life, to condole with you on the grievous affliction you are now suffering under, of which we were yesterday informed by a letter from Hertfordshire.
When I was respectably settled at home, this gentleman would not so much as look at me without a frown; and now, when I was a scamp, in prison, he mercifully and fraternally came to condole with me on my misfortunes.
Monsieur Mouston," said D'Artagnan, "I should indeed condole with you had I not at this moment something very pressing to attend to.
This was one of the hardest things they had to bear, and Tom used strong language more than once, when some fine lady came to condole, and went away to gossip.
I had entered her presence intending to condole with her upon the wickedness of the world, and help her to abuse the vicar and his vile informants, but now I felt positively ashamed to mention the subject, and determined not to refer to it, unless she led the way.
Cruncher did not assist at the closing sports, but had remained behind in the churchyard, to confer and condole with the undertakers.
For three or four days I remain at home, a very ill-looking subject, with a green shade over my eyes; and I should be very dull, but that Agnes is a sister to me, and condoles with me, and reads to me, and makes the time light and happy.
FAISALABAD -- Advisor to the Prime Minister Irfan Siddiqui Thursday visited the residence of renowned social worker and business personality Haji Shafiq Kashif to condole the sad demise of his father Haji Khurshed Ahmad.
Moreover, they will condole with victims and brief them about precautionary measures in order to avoid such incidents in future.