Console

What is Console ?

Console is (noun) 1. a flat table with the keyboard of something such as a musical instrument or machine The sound engineer at the console controls the sound coming from the stage. 2. a small with a television set inside We have a console which contains both the TV and video.(verb) to help someone to feel less sad or annoyed The priest wanted to console her for the loss of her father. I tried to console her but she cried herself to sleep. Synonym comfort to console yourself to do something to make yourself feel less sad or annoyed After hearing he had failed some of his exams, he consoled himself with the thought that his brother had done even worse than he had.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level