Friends and colleagues have sent their condolences and reminisced about moments shared with Jamie.
I relayed the shocking news to Sechin and expressed my condolences.
I would give them my condolences and tell them what I was doing—trying to show the world the crisis in Liberia.
My condolences and prayers go out to the families of the U.S. Embassy employees killed in Libya.
condolences and consolation to his loving and accomplished family.
Richard Maule would receive plenty of condolences from others.
No, certainly Uthoug junior had not come with lamentations and condolences.
She made appropriate remarks, inquiring after the relatives of each, offering congratulations or condolences as the case demanded.
At twelve I hope you will also pay your respects and offer your condolences to Madame.
Thanks for your congratulations; but I should have liked better your condolences on my longevity.
"formal declaration of sympathy," 1670s, plural of condolence. Reason for the plural is unclear; earliest references are to expressions from groups of persons; perhaps the habit stuck.