consolatory

[kuhn-sol-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
giving comfort; consoling.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Latin consōlātōrius, equivalent to consōlā(re) (see console) + -tōrius -tory1

consolatorily, adverb
consolatoriness, noun
unconsolatory, adjective
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consolation (ˌkɒnsəˈleɪʃən)
 
n
1.  the act of consoling or state of being consoled; solace
2.  a person or thing that is a source of comfort in a time of suffering, grief, disappointment, etc
 
consolatory
 
adj

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consolatory
c.1430, from L. consolatorius, from consolator, agent noun from consolari (see console (v.)).
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For instance, females were significantly more consolatory overall than males were.
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