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Definition of commiseration noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

commiseration

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//kəˌmɪzəˈreɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kəˌmɪzəˈreɪʃn//
 
[uncountable, countable] (formal)
 
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an expression of sympathy for somebody who has had something unpleasant happen to them, especially not winning a competition I offered him my commiseration. Commiserations to the losing team!
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: commiseration