KJV Dictionary Definition: solace


SOL'ACE, v.t. from L. soatium; solor, to comfort, assuage, relieve. See Console.

1. To cheer in grief or under calamity; to comfort; to relieve in afflication; to console; applied to persons; as, to solace one's self with the hop of future reward.

2. To allay; to assuage; as, to solace grief.

SOL'ACE, v.i. To take comfort; to be cheered or relieved in grief.


SOL'ACED, pp. Comforted; cheered in afflication.


SOL'ACING, ppr. Relieving grief; cheering in affliction.