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1.
Relief or comfort in sorrow or suffering.
Although we miss our dog very much, it is a consolation to know that she died quickly, wihtout suffering.
by Larstait November 10, 2003
 
2.
to make out in the front seats of a vehicle, yet with the inconvenience of a console getting in the way.
I was getting a little bit of consolation before he walked me to the door after our date.
by rachaeljack July 03, 2006