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console -- as in: to console
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • She consoled herself by telling Sibyl how desolate she felt her life would be, now that she had only one child to look after.
  • Ordinary women always console themselves.
  • Religion consoles some.
  • You find me consoled, and you are furious.
  • You come down here to console me.
  • And besides, my dear old Basil, if you really want to console me, teach me rather to forget what has happened, or to see it from the proper artistic point of view.
  • Well, I am not like that young man you told me of when we were down at Marlow together, the young man who used to say that yellow satin could console one for all the miseries of life.

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  • She consoled him after his mother died.
  • "You’ll be alright," she said in a consoling voice.

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