Definition and Meanings for solaces

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Solaces is ranked 31,083 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of solaces

noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb

Etymology of solaces

of. solas, ssoulaz, l. solacium, solatium, fr. solari to comfort, console. cf. console, v. t.pos of. solacier, soulacier, f. solacier, ll. solatiare. see solace, n.pos

Meaning of solaces


as noun, transitive verb

  • comfort in grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety; also, that which relieves in distress; that which cheers or consoles; relief.
  • rest; relaxation; ease.

as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, noun

  • to cheer in grief or under calamity; to comfort; to relieve in affliction, solitude, or discomfort; to console; -- applied to persons; as, to solace one with the hope of future reward.
  • to allay; to assuage; to soothe; as, to solace grief.

as intransitive verb

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