DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

6 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·sole /ˈkɑnˌsol/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 控制台; 主控台

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·sole v. t. [imp. & p. p. Consoled p. pr. & vb. n. Consoling.]  To cheer in distress or depression; to alleviate the grief and raise the spirits of; to relieve; to comfort; to soothe.
    And empty heads console with empty sound.   --Pope.
    I am much consoled by the reflection that the religion of Christ has been attacked in vain by all the wits and philosophers, and its triumph has been complete.   --P. Henry.
 Syn: -- To comfort; solace; soothe; cheer; sustain; encourage; support. See Comfort.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·sole n.
 1. Arch. (a) A bracket whose projection is not more than half its height. (b) Any small bracket; also, a console table.
 Console table, a table whose top is supported by two or more consoles instead of legs.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a small table fixed to a wall or designed to stand against a
           wall [syn: console table]
      2: a scientific instrument consisting of displays and an input
         device that an operator can use to monitor and control a
         system (especially a computer system)
      3: an ornamental scroll-shaped bracket (especially one used to
         support a wall fixture); "the bust of Napoleon stood on a
      4: housing for electronic instruments, as radio or television
         [syn: cabinet]
      v : give moral or emotional strength to [syn: comfort, soothe,