Definition of consolation:
solacing, merit, asset, cheer, quilt, edge, consoling, solacement, reassurance, benefit, trump card, solace, encouragement, privilege, comforter, good, comfort, incentive, comfortableness, pity, compassion, virtue, sympathy, advantage, ease, comforting, puff, support.
- "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.
- "Grandmother Elsie", Martha Finley.
- "The Deserter", Charles King.