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Meaning of "condole" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CONDOLE

From Church Latin condolēre to suffer pain (with another), from Latin com- together + dolēre to grieve, feel pain.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CONDOLE

condole  [kənˈdəʊl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONDOLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Condole is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb condole in English.

WHAT DOES CONDOLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of condole in the English dictionary

The definition of condole in the dictionary is foll by with to express sympathy with someone in grief, pain, etc.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CONDOLE

PRESENT

Present
I condole
you condole
he/she/it condoles
we condole
you condole
they condole
Present continuous
I am condoling
you are condoling
he/she/it is condoling
we are condoling
you are condoling
they are condoling
Present perfect
I have condoled
you have condoled
he/she/it has condoled
we have condoled
you have condoled
they have condoled
Present perfect continuous
I have been condoling
you have been condoling
he/she/it has been condoling
we have been condoling
you have been condoling
they have been condoling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I condoled
you condoled
he/she/it condoled
we condoled
you condoled
they condoled
Past continuous
I was condoling
you were condoling
he/she/it was condoling
we were condoling
you were condoling
they were condoling
Past perfect
I had condoled
you had condoled
he/she/it had condoled
we had condoled
you had condoled
they had condoled
Past perfect continuous
I had been condoling
you had been condoling
he/she/it had been condoling
we had been condoling
you had been condoling
they had been condoling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will condole
you will condole
he/she/it will condole
we will condole
you will condole
they will condole
Future continuous
I will be condoling
you will be condoling
he/she/it will be condoling
we will be condoling
you will be condoling
they will be condoling
Future perfect
I will have condoled
you will have condoled
he/she/it will have condoled
we will have condoled
you will have condoled
they will have condoled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been condoling
you will have been condoling
he/she/it will have been condoling
we will have been condoling
you will have been condoling
they will have been condoling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would condole
you would condole
he/she/it would condole
we would condole
you would condole
they would condole
Conditional continuous
I would be condoling
you would be condoling
he/she/it would be condoling
we would be condoling
you would be condoling
they would be condoling
Conditional perfect
I would have condole
you would have condole
he/she/it would have condole
we would have condole
you would have condole
they would have condole
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been condoling
you would have been condoling
he/she/it would have been condoling
we would have been condoling
you would have been condoling
they would have been condoling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you condole
we let´s condole
you condole
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to condole
Past participle
condoled
Present Participle
condoling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONDOLE


bowl
bəʊl
control
kənˈtrəʊl
dhole
dəʊl
dole
dəʊl
farandole
ˈfærənˌdəʊl
girandole
ˈdʒɪrənˌdəʊl
goal
ɡəʊl
hole
həʊl
indol
ˈɪndəʊl
indole
ˈɪndəʊl
iprindole
ˌɪprɪnˈdəʊl
payroll
ˈpeɪˌrəʊl
poll
pəʊl
role
rəʊl
roll
rəʊl
scroll
skrəʊl
sole
səʊl
soul
səʊl
toll
təʊl
whole
həʊl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONDOLE

conditions
condo
condolatory
condolement
condolence
condolences
condolent
condoler
condolingly
condom
condominium
condominium unit
condonable
condonation
condone
condoner
condor
Condorcet
condottiere
condottieri

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONDOLE

as a whole
asshole
black hole
bole
casserole
console
controle
creole
espagnole
in the hole
mole
on the dole
on the whole
oriole
outsole
parole
pole
Poole
stole
the dole

Synonyms and antonyms of condole in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONDOLE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «condole» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of condole

Translation of «condole» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONDOLE

Find out the translation of condole to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of condole from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «condole» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

el pésame
570 millions of speakers

English

condole
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

शोक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عزى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

соболезнуем
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

condoer
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সহানুভূতি প্রকাশ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

condoléances
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersungut-sungut
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kondolieren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

condole
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

문상
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Condole
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chia buồn với ai
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

துக்கம் விசாரி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आदर व्यक्त करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

başsağlığı dilemek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

condole
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kondolencje
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

співчуваємо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

condole
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συλλυπούμαι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

condoleren
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kondo
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

condole
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of condole

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONDOLE»

The term «condole» is normally little used and occupies the 118.431 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONDOLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about condole

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONDOLE»

Discover the use of condole in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to condole and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the ...
m I come not, Sampson, to condole thy chance, As these perhaps, yet wish it had not been, Though for no friendly intent. Milt. Agonifiei. —Why iliould our poet petition Ilia for her faro delivery, and afterwards condole her miscarriage. liryden. (a.) ...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of ...
1 come not, Sampson, to condole thy chance, A* these perhaps, yet wish it had not been, '1 Sough tor no friendly intent. Milt. Agonifles. —Why lhoukl our poet petition Isis for her safe «-"-?ry, and afterwards condole her miscarriage. b-in. 1.
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, 1816
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The American Heritage Guide to Contemporary Usage and Style
Your friends can stay for dinner, provided that we have enough food. condole / console The verb condole has an uneasy perch in English. It is normally an intransitive verb meaning "to express sorrow or sympathy" and is usually accompanied ...
Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005
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Mathews' Chinese-English Dictionary
|3 undyed sables. To condole with; to mourn. To pity, to console. 6276 Mi A t° mourn for a friend. ^7 •£ to speak with regret of the ancients. i}J Hjf to condole with. ^J {!fj to make inquiries — after a death. 'Mi 5!? to condole with on a bereavement.
Robert Henry Mathews, Minyuan Wang, Yuen Ren Chao, 1943
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The London encyclopaedia: or Universal dictionary of ...
CONDOLE, v. n. -v Fr. *e conduuloir ; It. Condo'lement, n. s. I condolerti ; Sp. condo- Cokdo'lence, n. t. \ terse; Lat. condolere, Condo'ling, n. y. \ fro;n con and dolere. Cosdo'ler, n. i. /To sympathise with; to express concern for the misfortunes or ...
6
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of ...
Amongst the which there was a nymph that hight Molanua, daughter of old father Mole, And sister unto Mulla, fairc and' bright, I'nto whose bed false Bregog whylome stole, That shepheard Colin dearely did condole. Spenter. Faerie Queene.
Thomas Curtis, 1829
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Foundations of Illocutionary Logic
... something about him and his relation to the state of affairs specified in the propositional content. (3) condole. The verb "condole" is obsolete and has been replaced by the use of the noun "condolence". Thus one "sends one's condolences".
John R. Searle, Daniel Vanderveken, 1985
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The Pearson Guide To The Scra Examination, 2/E
It is with a heavy heart that I pen these few lines to condole for you on the death of your beloved mother. (a) condole with you in (b) condole upon you on (c) condole with you on (d) condole for you with 137. You should visit France when you ...
Thorpe, 2008
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The Ethnography of Communication: An Introduction
PARTICIPANTS: A P1 – Males from the village which receives condolences P2 – Principals who come to condole, both male and female P3 – Spectators, including women, children, and men who are not directly involved (and will not occupy ...
Muriel Saville-Troike, 2008
10
Objective English
It is with a heavy heart that I pen these few lines to condole for you on the death of your beloved mother, (a) condole with you in (b) condole upon you on (c) condole with you on (d) condole for you with 62. You should visit France when you ...
Thorpe, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONDOLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term condole is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mufti, Omar condole demise of Kargil CEC'S mother
SRINAGAR, JULY 07, 2015 -: Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, today expressed grief over the sad demise of the mother of Chief ... «Kashmir Images, Jul 15»
2
Jalang'o, Wilbroda, Awinja Among Other Celebs Condole With …
Jalang'o, Wilbroda, Awinja Among Other Celebs Condole With Family Of Top Actress After Death Robbed Them Of Their Loved One (Photos). «Ghafla!Kenya, Jul 15»
3
Fare Thee Well Ivar Makari Kituyi
Tens of hundreds of friends travelled to the Western Kenya county to condole with the family. Present were Deputy President William Ruto, ANC ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
4
Road to reconciliation
... and during his surprise visit to Jaffna in late May to condole the death of a Tamil girl, who was allegedly gang-raped before being murdered. «Frontline, Jul 15»
5
Onabanjo Varsity 12 Student's Death
We condole with the students of the university and family of the deceased over the incident, while condemning the recklessness of the truck ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
6
Pilar town under state of calamity
Pilar Mayor Jesus Fernandez Jr. announced that the entire town has been placed under state of calamity and mourning to condole with the ... «Tempo, Jul 15»
7
Binays, foes almost cross paths at Makati City Hall
“I came here to condole with the families as well as ask questions whether the government had any shortcomings so that we could prevent a ... «Inquirer.net, Jul 15»
8
Preventable accidents
We condole with all the surviving kin of the recent tragedies, as well as those of other travel-related accidents in the past. Being accidents, one ... «Philippine Star, Jul 15»
9
Sympathies pour for King
Senators Joseph Victor Ejercito and Jose Edgardo Angara also took to Twitter to condole with the Kings and laud recovery efforts at the crash ... «The Manila Times, Jul 15»
10
WW II Memorial Foundation condoles
... by Letmang Haokip, President of World War II Memorial Foundation Manipur stated that the foundation members deeply condole the untimely ... «E-Pao.net, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Condole [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/condole>. Dec 2019 ».
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