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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Impossible or difficult to console; despondent: was inconsolable after his pet died.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not consolable

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not consolable; incapable of being consoled; grieved beyond susceptibility of comfort; disconsolate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not consolable; incapable of being consoled or alleviated: as, an inconsolable mourner; inconsolable grief.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled


in- +‎ consolable (Wiktionary)



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