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English

Etymology 1

From French console (a bracket)

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
console

Plural
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console ({{{1}}})
  1. A cabinet designed to stand on the floor.
  2. A cabinet that controls, instruments, and displays are mounted upon.
  3. The keyboard and screen of a computer.
  4. A storage tray or container mounted between the seats of an automobile.
  5. (video games) A video game console, especially as opposed to a handheld.
  6. (architecture) An ornamental member jutting out of a wall to carry a superincumbent weight.

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Etymology 2

From French consoler, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] consolari (offer solace)

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to console

Third person singular
consol

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to console (third-person singular simple present consol, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To comfort (someone) in a time of grief, disappointment, etc.
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Italian

Noun

console m. (plural consoli)

  1. consul

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