HyperDic: console

English > 5 senses of the word console:
VERBemotionconsole, comfort, soothe, solacegive moral or emotional strength to
NOUNartifactconsole, console tablea small table fixed to a wall or designed to stand against a wall
artifactconsolea scientific instrument consisting of displays and an input device that an operator can use to monitor and control a system (especially a computer system)
artifactconsolean ornamental scroll-shaped bracket (especially one used to support a wall fixture)
artifactconsole, cabinethousing for electronic instruments, as radio or television
console > pronunciation
Soundskaa'nsowl; kahnsow'l
Rhymesamphibole ... whole: 76 rhymes with owl...
English > console: 5 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA small table fixed to a wall or designed to stand against a wall.
Synonymconsole table
BroadertableA piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
Spanishconsola
Catalanconsola
English > console: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA scientific instrument consisting of displays and an input device that an operator can use to monitor and control a system (especially a computer system).
Categorycomputer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing systemA machine for performing calculations automatically
Broaderscientific instrumentAn instrument used by scientists
English > console: 5 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningAn ornamental scroll-shaped bracket (especially one used to support a wall fixture).
Example"the bust of Napoleon stood on a console"
Broaderbracket, wall bracketA support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf)
English > console: 5 senses > noun 4, artifact
Meaninghousing for electronic instruments, as radio or television.
Synonymcabinet
BroaderhousingA protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component
Spanishconsola
Catalanconsola
English > console: 5 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningGive moral or emotional strength to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe good news will console her; The performance is likely to console Sue
Synonymscomfort, soothe, solace
Narrowercalm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, stillmake calm or still
still, allay, relieve, easelessen the intensity of or calm
Spanishalentar, confortar, consolar, reconfortar, solazar
Catalanalenar, animar, confortar, consolar, solaçar
Adjectivesconsolableable to be consoled
consolatoryaffording comfort or solace
Nounsconsolationthe act of consoling
consolationthe comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment

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