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Meaning of “condolence” - Learner’s Dictionary

condolence

noun [C, U]     /kənˈdəʊləns/ formal
sympathy for the family or friends of a person who has recently died: Please offer my condolences to your father.Sympathy and compassion
Translations of “condolence”
in Arabic تَعزِية…
in Korean 조의…
in Malaysian takziah…
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 Vietnamese lời chia buồn…
in Spanish condolencia…
in Portuguese condolência…
in Thai การแสดงความเสียใจต่อผู้อื่น…
in German das Beileid…
in Catalan condol…
in Japanese お悔やみ…
in Indonesian duka cita…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吊唁(词), 哀悼(词)…
(Definition of condolence from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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