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inconsolable Explained

inconsolable at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj so sad that it is impossible for anyone to comfort you// --The boy was inconsolable after the death of his dog.// -- inconsolably adv // --She wept inconsolably.//

inconsolable at Spanish => English Of Explained:

inconsolable

inconsolable at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Hopelessness): hopeless, desperate, despairing, forlorn, desolate, inconsolable, disconsolate, dejected, broken hearted, incurable, despondent.

inconsolable at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
very sad and unable to accept help or comfort:
They were inconsolable when their only child died. * inconsolable grief
inconsolably adverb:
to weep inconsolably

Inconsolable at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Inconsolable \In`con*sol"a*ble\, a. [L. inconsolabilis: cf. F.
inconsolable. See {In-} not, and {Console}.]
Not consolable; incapable of being consoled; grieved beyond
susceptibility of comfort; disconsolate. --Dryden.

With inconsolable distress she griev'd, And from her
cheek the rose of beauty fied. --Falconer.
-- {In`con*sol"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {In`con*sol"a*bly}, adv.

inconsolable at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

inconsolable
adj : sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled;
"inconsolable when her son died" [syn: {disconsolate},
{unconsolable}] [ant: {consolable}]

inconsolable at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » in|consolable

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Not consolable

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » Not consolable
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|ontroostbaar
    • Finnish: lohduton, murheen murtama
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|inconsolable
    • German: Inter: t- » de|untröstlich


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|óhuggandi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|neutješan
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|inconsolable, Inter: t- » es|desconsolado

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * inconsolability
    • inconsolableness
    • inconsolably


    French

    Adjective

    Inter: fr-adj-m » f
  • inconsolable

  • Translation: et » inconsolable
    Translation: el » inconsolable
    Translation: fr » inconsolable
    Translation: gl » inconsolable
    Translation: ko » inconsolable
    Translation: io » inconsolable
    Translation: kn » inconsolable
    Translation: my » inconsolable
    Translation: pl » inconsolable
    Translation: fi » inconsolable
    Translation: sv » inconsolable
    Translation: ta » inconsolable
    Translation: te » inconsolable
    Translation: vi » inconsolable
    Translation: zh » inconsolable