Definitions for condolence

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  1. condolence, commiseration(noun)

    an expression of sympathy with another's grief

    "they sent their condolences"

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  1. condolence(Noun)

    comfort, support or sympathy

    There was not much to do after the accident but offer what condolence I could.

  2. condolence(Noun)

    An expression of comfort, support, or sympathy offered to the family and friends of somebody who has died

    I sent her a card expressing my condolences after her mother passed away.

  3. Origin: From condoleo, from con- + doleo.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Condolence(noun)

    expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. condolance.]

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