What does condolence mean?

Definitions for condolence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. condolence, commiseration(noun)

    an expression of sympathy with another's grief

    "they sent their condolences"


  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 Dictionary

  1. Condolence(noun)

    expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of condolence in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of condolence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kekoa Kaluhiwa:

    Our condolence goes out to the family of the victim.

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