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Sample sentences for the GRE study word disconsolate

disconsolate can be used as a adj

1.Dismiss them not disconsolate reveal. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
2.Then starting up, disconsolate he goe. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
3.In one corner, near a small fire, sat an old man, leaning his head on his hands in a disconsolate attitude. - from Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
4.There was a rich widow disconsolate for the loss of her seventh husband, and to her wounded spirit I offered the balm of my vows. - from The Best American Humorous Short Stories by Various
5.I glanced at my companion, and his face had assumed such a disconsolate expression that it was all I could do to keep my countenance. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
6.At last, on the tenth day, the disconsolate mother met Hecate, who informed her that she had heard her daughter's cries, but knew not who it was that had borne her away. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
7.The middle one of the three windows was half-way open and sitting close beside it, taking the air with an infinite sadness of mien, like some disconsolate prisoner, Utterson saw Dr. - from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
8.At length Zeus sent Hermes, his faithful messenger, to the lower world with a petition to Ades, urgently entreating him to restore Persephone to the arms of her disconsolate mother. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
9."Do not despair," said he to the disconsolate Candide, "I understand a little of the jargon of these people, I will speak to them.. - from Candide by Voltaire

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