What does "Solace" mean?


(n.) To allay; to assuage; to soothe; as, to solace grief (n.) 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 (v. i.) To take comfort; to be cheered (v. t.) Comfort in grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety; also, that which relieves in distress; that which cheers or consoles; relief (v. t.) Rest; relaxation; ease

Synonyms console, comfort, soothe, consolation, solacement

Word Family solaces