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condolence

noun [C usually plural, U] uk   /kənˈdəʊ.ləns/ us    /-ˈdoʊ-/
sympathy and sadness for the family or close friends of a person who has recently died, or an expression of this, especially in written form: a letter of condolence Dignitaries from all over the world came to offer their condolences.
Translations of “condolence”
in Korean 조의…
in Arabic تَعزِية…
in French condoléances…
in Turkish taziye, baş sağlığı dileği…
in Italian condoglianza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 弔唁(詞), 哀悼(詞)…
in Russian соболезнование…
in Polish kondolencje…
in Spanish condolencia…
in Portuguese condolência…
in German das Beileid…
in Catalan condol…
in Japanese お悔やみ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吊唁(词), 哀悼(词)…
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