Yet the fact that innovation is a wonderful, exciting thing is cold comfort to the man who feels he has become obsolete.
That's a harsh truth, and cold comfort to be sure, but there it is.
cold comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons This novel won the literary Prix Femina Étranger.
And if they lose this battle while aiming to win the larger war, it will be cold comfort on the morning of Nov. 7th.
Yet this theoretical resolution is cold comfort to same-sex couples living in the many states that maintain marriage bans.
What might be going on even now—that was the great point for me to ascertain—in a matter beyond all discretion or cold comfort?
In her despair Aileen went to Octavius; but he gave her cold comfort.
When Mrs. O'Hara spoke to her daughter of eternity, there was but cold comfort in the word.
But even when it was so cold that the milk was frozen,—cold comfort, indeed!
This is cold comfort for a man just out of hard fighting in the ague-fens!