CONDOLENCE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of CONDOLENCE
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
 n.  expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief.
Classic Sentence:
1  In the seventh week, there came a telegram from Colonel Hampton himself, and then a letter, a kind, dignified letter of condolence.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
2  She had taken an important and melancholy pleasure in talking to the condolence callers.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
3  But Judy, though she must have been apprised of Miss Bart's return, had not even recognized it by the formal note of condolence which her friend's bereavement demanded.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 4
4  The child looked at her, with bold, dark eyes of scrutiny, sizing her up, and her condolence.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 6
5  With these expressions of condolence, the fat gentleman shook hands with both ladies, and drawing up a chair, inquired how they found themselves.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
6  No letter of condolence had been sent to Ireland.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 16
7  She wished me to look after the house, to see callers, and answer notes of condolence.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
8  Assistance is impossible; condolence insufferable.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 47
9  Mr. Worthing, I offer you my sincere condolence.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In SECOND ACT
10  The applause was not studied and stiff, sympathetic and condoling; it was enthusiasm and admiration.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVII.
11  She told me we must part, and told me why; and we condoled with one another, in all sincerity.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
12  He cut the ladies and their well-meant condolences off shortly, rudely.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LX
Example Sentence:
1  The FBI has seized a two-page, handwritten letter of condolence sent by Jacqueline Kennedy to the widow of Robert F. Kennedy shortly after he was assassinated in 1968.
2  They went over almost immediately today to sign the condolence book at the British embassy.
3  He apologized for his belated note of condolence to the widow of his friend and explained that he had just learned of her husband's untimely death.
4  Neil sent him a letter of condolence.
5  We would like to take this opportunity to convey our heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims.
6  My hamster died this morning, my friends condole with me and help bury him in the yard.