solacement


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solacement

(ˈsɒlɪsmənt)
n
a comfort or consolation
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Noun1.solacement - comfort in disappointment or misery
comfort, comfortableness - a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain; "he is a man who enjoys his comfort"; "she longed for the comfortableness of her armchair"
2.solacement - the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointmentsolacement - the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment; "second place was no consolation to him"
comfort - a feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment
cold comfort - very limited consolation or empathy; "he told me that time heals all wounds but that was cold comfort to me"
bright side, silver lining - a consoling aspect of a difficult situation; "every cloud has a silver lining"; "look on the bright side of it"