- The definition of inconsolable is someone who is so upset that they cannot be comforted.
When your beloved husband died and nothing anyone can say will make you feel better, this is an example of when you are inconsolable.
This woman is inconsolable.
Origin of inconsolableClassical Latin inconsolabilis
- in′con·sol′a·bil′i·ty, in′con·sol′a·ble·ness
(comparative more inconsolable, superlative most inconsolable)
- Not consolable