What are some alternative words for consolation?

Synonyms for consolationˌkɒn səˈleɪ ʃən

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term consolation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. consolation, solace, solacement(noun)

    the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment

    "second place was no consolation to him"

    consolation, comfort, solace, solacement

  2. consolation, comfort, solace(noun)

    the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction

    "his presence was a consolation to her"

    solacement, comfortableness, quilt, ease, consolation, comfort, solace, comforter, puff

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. consolation(n.)

    solace, comfort, encouragement, alleviation of sorrow, relief from distress

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

comfort, solace, condolence, funeral

Translations for consolation

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for consolation »


Find a translation for the consolation synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of consolation

     Images & Illustrations of consolation Images & Illustrations of consolation Images & Illustrations of consolation

Discuss these consolation synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"consolation." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 16 Dec. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/consolation>.

Are we missing a good synonym for consolation?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for consolation:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.