Definitions for consolatory
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comforting, consolatory, consoling(adj)
affording comfort or solace
of a consoling or comforting nature
that which consoles; a speech or writing intended for consolation
Origin: [L. consolatorius.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of illusions.
Time is the most important thing in human life, for what is pleasure after the departure of time? and the most consolatory, since pain, when pain has passed, is nothing. Time is the wheel-track in which we roll on towards eternity, conducting us to the Incomprehensible. In its progress there is a ripening power, and it ripens us the more, and the more powerfully, when we duly estimate it. Listen to its voice, do not waste it, but regard it as the highest finite good, in which all finite things are resolved.
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