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consolation prize

  

      n   a prize given to console a loser of a game  
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consolation  
      n  
1    the act of consoling or state of being consoled; solace  
2    a person or thing that is a source of comfort in a time of suffering, grief, disappointment, etc.  
  consolatory      adj  


consolation prize  
      n   a prize given to console a loser of a game  

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consolation

  
  
alleviation, assuagement, cheer, comfort, ease, easement, encouragement, help, relief, solace, succour, support  

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